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SECO USA Shows Updated Advanced Technology Platform for Monahans Platform Family

Boston, MD, (September 25, 2006)— SECO USA, Inc., a leader in handheld and wireless device platforms for OEMs, today announced at the Embedded Systems Conference an updated version of its new Advanced Technology Platform (ATP), a hardware/software reference platform for showcasing the future of low-power wireless device technology. The ATP is based on Intel’s newest processor family (codenamed Monahans) and incorporates SECO USA’s most recent power management technology advances. The updated version includes enhanced bus interfaces for extended wireless peripheral support and additional interfaces for new LCD displays and graphics. The ATP is targeted at top-tier OEMs who are interested in getting a head start on the design of next-generation intelligent handheld and wireless device products.

“The updated version of SECO USA’s ATP platform is ideally suited for those companies that are looking to speed-up their development of new handheld and wireless devices,” said Andrew Girson, SECO USA’ CTO. “The new ATP includes better wireless and graphics interfaces in support of high-end handheld device design.”

The ATP benefits from SECO USA’s extensive portfolio of power-reducing hardware and software technologies and also incorporates new wireless device peripherals and interfaces, including WiFi, Bluetooth, and GPS. Additional peripheral interfaces include Ethernet, USB Host, and multiple Compact Flash and SDIO sockets. SECO USA’s award-winning BatterySmart power management software and developer board support packages (BSPs) for the Linux and Microsoft Windows CE operating systems will be available for ATP customers.

Updated ATP platforms will ship to customers this Fall and will include the reference platform hardware, software, documentation, and technical support. For more information, contact SECO USA at or

About SECO USA, Inc.
SECO USA, Inc. is a leading provider of low-power embedded system-level software and hardware technologies to Original Equipment Manufacturers. SECO USA provides run-time power management software and hardware/software reference platforms to developers of handheld and wireless devices, such as cellular telephones, PDAs, wearable computers, and smart sensors. The company’s products are used in a variety of industries, including military, healthcare, entertainment, and instrumentation. SECO USA’s Fingertip, Elf, and BatterySmart products are built on industry-leading technologies such as Intel’s XScale technology and Linux and Microsoft’s Windows CE operating systems. The company’s headquarters are in Rockville, Maryland. For more information, please visit the company web site at

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  • Published: Sep 25th 2006
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