TYAN, an industry-leading server platform manufacturer and subsidiary of MiTAC International Corp., announces new CPU support for the S5515 and S5517. These embedded motherboards now support the 3rd Generation Intel Core processor product family (codename: Ivy Bridge) with a quick bios update. These two platforms now deliver the benefits of Intel’s 22 nm Core i3/i5/i7 processor architecture with stronger performance, consistent reliability, and low cost in small form factor that targets various applications in the embedded industry. TYAN’s S5515 and S5517 embedded motherboards now offer support for 3rd Generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 Processors. Existing motherboards will only need a BIOS update to support the new processors. Intel’s 3rd Generation Intel Core processors offer greater performance with multiple expansion options such as PCI-E x16 Gen.3 slots, SATA 6G/3G controllers, U-DDR3 1600/1333/1066 w/o ECC memory slots and USB 3.0 ports. These two products deliver enhanced computing performance, greater 3D (tri-gate) effect and more RAM support. This makes them the ideal platforms for customers with critical requirements from telecom, networking, storage, medical imaging, embedded severs, security and surveillance appliances. TYAN’s S5515 motherboard supports (1) Intel Core i3/i5/i7 Processor, (4) DDR-III U-DIMM, (1) PCI-E x16 Gen. 3, (1) PCI-E x8, (1) PCI-E x1, (1) PCI 32/33 MHZ, (2) SATA 6G, (4) SATA 2G, (2) GbE and (2) USB. This uATX platform also supports GPU cards which makes it the perfect platform for high-end applications. TYAN’s S5517 motherboard supports (1) Intel Core i3/i5/i7 Processor, (2) DDR-III U-DIMM, (1) PCI-E x16 Gen. 3, (1) PCI-E x8, (2) SATA 6G, (4) SATA 2G, (2) USB 3.0 and (2) GbE in a fATX form factor and is also GPU card compatible. It’s the ideal platform for entry-level and main-stream users for embedded and IPC industry. Both of these motherboards are featured with Intel’s Q67 Series Chipset. The TYAN S5515 and S5517 are already widely available worldwide. For more details, please visit the product pages of S5515 and S5517.