Digi International, a provider of IoT connectivity products and services, has launched the ConnectCore 6UL SBC Pro, apre-certified connected Single Board Computer (SBC) based on the NXP i.MX6UL application processor. The ConnectCore 6UL SBC Pro offers fully integrated and diverse connectivity options in a compact Pico-ITX form factor (100mm x 72mm) designed to IEC 60068-2-1 standards for industrial operating temperature and rugged shock/vibration performance.
It offers integrated wired and wireless connectivity through dual 10/100 Mbit Ethernet networking, pre-certified dual-band 802.11a/b/g/n/ac networking, Bluetooth 4.2 with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) as well as optional cellular capabilities and Digi XBee socket support for a broad line of Digi XBee RF modules for 802.15.4, ZigBee, Thread, DigiMesh and sub-GHz wireless connectivity, providing design engineers the flexibility required to quickly bring solutions to market.
Additional features such as 4 GB of eMMC flash for data logging and storage applications and a wide array of peripheral/interface options provide complete design integration flexibility.
From a software perspective, Digi ConnectCore 6UL SBC Pro gives engineers the flexibility to customise their designs with only a fraction of traditional effort and risk. ConnectCore 6UL SBC Pro is based and tested on the Yocto Project Linux software platform and provides full and royalty-free access to source code through the Digi Yocto Linux Board Support Package (BSP) with Digi TrustFence device security framework.
Featuring a complete development environment, ConnectCore 6UL SBC Pro also offers out-of-box support for a variety of third party cellular modules. The integrated Digi Remote Manager capabilities allow secure remote device management and firmware updates over the air.