Posts Tagged ‘reliable’

Review or at least pinch me time again ! For SCADA servers and various IT line-of-duty applications it has been no-brainer, low cost upgrade to specify RAID 1 or 5 to cater for the eventuality of a hard disk failing.  This is based on the reasoning that these fast mechanical spinning round things won’t last […]


After being impressed with the NISE 3110 I blogged about earlier, Nexcom have realised a cut-down atom based unit which looks ideal for industrial client stations. The unit is smaller at 185mm x 132mm (D) x 50mm (H).  Even though there is less connectivity there is still gigabit ethernet and 3 serial ports and the […]


Some years ago I dabbled with fanless PC’s for industrial HMI/Scada client duties. I would guess this would be way back in 2005 or before and in those days on going fanless you paid a performance penalty with the lower power CPUs. However, for industrial use the benefits were longer life in hostile locations and […]