About Advantech
Founded in 1983, Advantech has provided leadership for innovative ePlatform products and services for over
20 years. With comprehensive product ranges, customer-centric design services, and an extensive global
network, Advantech is your most trustworthy partner to empower numerous innovations in the connected
eWorld.
OEM/ODM Services
Advantech DTOS (Design To Order Services) is a design service which provides tailor-made systems to meet specific
application requirements through the latest cutting-edge technologies, different levels of customization capability,
flexible manufacturing, global fulfillment, and post-manufacturing services.
Advantech Global Services
We are located in 36 cities and 18 countries in each major operating region to have a global reach with teams in many
geographic regions. We support our services through an extensive global network of offices and an industry-leading
eBusiness infrastructure designed to provide responsive service that benefits customers anytime, anywhere.
• Design Centers
• Manufacturing Services
• Global Services Centers
• Worldwide Offices
Manufacturing Capability
Advantech complements its design strengths with three world-class manufacturing centers in China and Taiwan
which are fully capable of meeting your manufacturing needs. To maximize the efficiency of operational procedures,
Advantech has implemented the cluster manufacturing concept to enable a direct, simplified, and highly streamlined
design-to-manufacture process.
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Advantech Trusted Gaming Platforms
Advantech is dedicated to helping customers develop reliable gaming
machines. We have years of industrial ePlatform design know-how
and experience with professional software development. We offer
gaming motherboards, chassis, and cabinet customization
services to meet the requirements for Casino, Arcade,
and Pachinko and Lottery POS applications.
Gaming Platform Customization Services
• X86-based gaming platforms
• Cabinet and chassis design
• Capability for system integration
• I/O connections and security
• GPU Design-in services
• Enhanced BIOS and OS customization services
• Friendly & gaming-specific firmware & API
• Longevity support
• OEM/ODM services
Platforms
Services
Unique
Features
High
Performance
Computing
Platform
Customization
Services
Security
3D Graphics
Software
Customization
Services
Software
Utilites
I/O
Modules
Global
Services
Third Party
Solutions
Spin
Advantech- Your Best Partners in Class II / III Gaming
• Software Gaming Package: Advantech provides one of the most extensive software support packages in the business. With our customized embedded BIOS, OS and API Library (SUSI), your program development cycle will be quicker and easier.
• Trusted Security Technologies: With Advantech's latest developments in FPGA technology, AES, RNG, HDD encryption, SAS, ccTalk and Comma6A gaming compliant protocols, security is assured.
• Services and Support: Advantech skilled technicians provide on site service. Regional service centers allow for quick
response times, minimizing equipment downtime and increasing profits.
• Commitment on Longevity: Advantech fully understands the importance of product revision control and long life support. We are committed to 3 to 5 years product life time support, and restrictions on product design changes to
ensure your investment is protected.
Successful Practices
With highly experienced engineers in hardware and firmware, Advantech designs solutions to meet customer’s
unique requirements. Advantech has served well known Japanese gaming manufacturers for Arcade applications, slot
machine mainboard developers in Europe, and Lottery and POS integrators in China. Based on our broad gaming
experience with global players, we are confident we can provide you with the best solutions for your all your gaming
applications.
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Advantech Gaming Solutions
Streamlined Integration Hardware & Software for Gaming Applications
Dedicated to providing advanced gaming solutions for customers, Advantech provides reliable and secure
gaming motherboards, customizable chassis & cabinet solutions plus unique embedded software & API
solutions to help gaming customers differentiate their applications.
Gaming Motherboard Solutions
Standard Motherboards: Advantech provides a full range of industrial standard embedded motherboards
ranging from Mini-ITX, MicroATX, 3.25” SBC, 5.25” SBC, COM-Express, and ETX to fulfill any gaming requirements.
Customized Motherboards: To meet specific gaming requirements, Advantech provides expert customization
capabilities for adding extra security features and GPU card integration for specific gaming machine applications.
Security Features
• 128 bit AES protection
• HDD encryption protection
• 1-wire protection
• Triple protection security ID
• ePlatform flash support
• Data backup (SRAM/FRAM)
• Boot-safe technology
• Environmental monitor & protection
• Power saving control
• Watchdog timer support
• Boot logger support
• FBWM manager
• Gaming protocol support (Cctalk, SAS, Comma6A)
GPU Integration
• 4300E+ (S3), HD3650 (ATi) GPU support
• GPU onboard design-in services
• 3 ~ 5 years longevity service
• GPU VGA BIOS customization services
• OS base adaption services
• Multi-display configuration services
Y
9318
9000
8000
7000
6000
5000
3159
3005
X
(15W)
RS780
(8W)
(8W)
RS690T
(2100+
(8W)
RS690T
(3700+)
(7W)
(10W)
1312
469
GPU & Power Consumption
4
1159
942
350
XGI Z9
(25W)
XGI XP10
(44W)
Ati RV635
(10W)
779
Ati M72
(12W)
877
GME 965
660
(22W)
(6W)
460
945GM
289
(7W)
1000
0
945GC
2000
RS690G
3000
S3 4300E+
4000
945GME
3DMark05 Score
10000
Gaming Chassis Solutions
• Anti-dust design
• Locking mechanism design
• Complete thermal simulated design
Gaming Cabinet Solutions
• Class II, Class III casino grade
• World class gaming cabinet custom configured
• Standard gaming peripheral mounting brackets included
• High luster industrial chrome and wrinkle powder coating
(all interior metal Zinc dipped)
• Customized chromed button, panels and other options available
Gaming Peripheral Solutions
100% Compatible • Advantech works directly with our strategic suppliers and partners to select warranted, quality components with longterm lifecycle support. All selected components are fully tested after integration with Advantech gaming boards and
systems.
Worldwide Standardization
• Advantech offer a standardized peripheral product line to customers. This guarantees that all Advantech gaming systems
get the same quality peripherals from our regional service centers, and each system receives the same after-sales (RMA)
service worldwide.
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Gaming Features
System Security
Management & Control
Security ID
Triple protection with special ID combination
(board ID, vendor ID, user ID) reserved in area
of BIOS and encrypted with SHA-1.
RNG
Certified and tested Random Number Generator
(RNG) function.
AES
Hardware Advanced Encryption Standard (AES)
engine using one of the most popular algorithms
used in symmetric key cryptography.
GPIO
HDD Encryption
Real-time full disk encryption chip for SATA/
PATA hard drives.
Watchdog
General Purpose Input Output (GPIO) is a flexible
parallel interface that allows a variety of custom
connections and supports digital I/O devices.
A watchdog timer (WDT) is a function that performs
a specific operation after a certain period of time if
something goes wrong with the system.
Battery-backed SRAM
Battery powered SRAM makes memory more
secure from attacks and allows storage of game
tracker data.
SUSI Manager
A user-friendly GUI API tool to configure and
manage SUSI functions.
Boot-Safe
Compressed OS image loaded into BIOS for
safe secure Booting.
Video Brightness
A utility to adjust the LCD panel brightness and
backlight.
ePlatformFlash
Utility to easily update and backup BIOS.
Hotkey
A utility to manage keyboard events or GPIO
inputs in order to execute specific applications
or commands.
Gaming Interface
Environment Protection
SAS
Communication protocol between slot machines
and servers.
Monitoring
A utility to provide real time temperature, fan
and voltage monitoring and alarm settings to
enhance system safety.
cctalk
cctalk serial communication protocol developed
for monetary control systems.
Power Saving
A utility to configure system power schemes
and performance. Also supports adaptive CPU
speed control based on system loading.
Comm6A
Communication protocol between slot machines
and servers.
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Cabinet Solutions
Gaming cabinet solutions include complete cabinet integration and assembly configured to meet customers’
specific requirements. We offer several levels of cabinet integration to provide the best quality cabinet
solutions to the casino industry.
Testing
Level 5
Full Electro and
Mechanical
Assembly & Testing
Mother
boards
Power
Supply
Unit
Devices
Level 4
Full Electro &
Mechanical
Assembly
Level 3
Power
Supply
Unit
Electro & Mechanical
Assembly (Complex)
Level 2
Electro & Mechanical
Assembly
Level 1
Mechanical
Assembly
Level 0
Sourcing &
Manufacturing
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Gaming Applications
Slot Machine
Advantech provides a trusted platform for slot machine game developers and system integrators. Our platforms
allow customers to concentrate on their game development not complex hardware issues. We offer a development
kit for controlling all internal peripherals and devices, and we can even customize the outlook of the slot machine
for you. A broad range of peripheral products are supported by our hardware platform, giving you the best possible
solution.
Data backup
Bill Validator
Third Display
with Digital Signage
LAN2
Tower Lights
Ticket Printer
Coin Hopper
Chassis
Card Reader
OS. BIOS.API
Push Button
Advantech Board
Player Tracking
LAN1
Back-end office
Player Tracking
Small interactive displays powered by compact embedded computers in gaming machines help casinos identify,
serve, and communicate better with customers. Once card readers access the customer's ID, the casino
management will be able to track the customer's playing activity and help tailor services to them. Full color touch
screen displays are useful for casino management to track loyal players, and they provide a better user experience
for players. The compact embedded computers behind this system also connect to other peripheral devices such
as ticket readers, bill acceptors and card readers, as well as communicating with other gaming machines and backend servers.
Card Reader
Windows CE
Customization
Services
Chassis
Advantech Board
8
4~6" LCD with
Touch screen
Arcade/ Amusement
Advantech's reliable and powerful hardware platforms provide the ideal solution for arcade game developers.
Advantech provides API's to reduce application development cycles, and we also offer I/O cards for controlling the
joystick, push buttons, and gaming communication protocols such as, JVS and JAMMA.
Advantech
Graphic Acceleration Card
I/O Card
Chassis
Network for Multiplayer
Advantech Board
OS. BIOS. API
Lottery POS
Pachinko
Advantech offers a full customization
service for lottery POS machines including
board and chassis modifications to
complete tooling and ID design. In order to
speed up the design cycle, many different
technologies have been modularized into
the Advantech IP library. This means we
can deliver a good quality customized
products in a short period of time. We also
provide an API suite for shortening the
development cycle of the POS system.
Display with Touchscreen
Open-frame LCD panel solutions are
w i d e l y a p p l i e d i n Pa ch i n ko / Pa ch i n
machines for integrating with gaming
graphic display controllers and MPEG2/4
video decoders. We offer a wide range of
different sized, cost-effective,open-frame
LCD displays and compact sized low cost
motherboards to reduce project budgets.
Advantech also provides API tools for
shortening application development
cycles, and we even offer an I/O card
for controlling the ball sensor and push
buttons.
Advantech
Graphic Acceleration Card
Ticket Printer
Advantech
Board
Advantech
Chassis
Scanner
Keyboard
Network
WinPOS. WinXPF. Linux
Network
Cash Drawer
Advantech Board
WinCE. Linux
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Back-edn office
Gaming Platform Solutions
Gaming Motherboards
Sandra 2005 (Memory bandwidth benchmark)
2000
Y
1800
Score Improvement
Mini-ITX GMB-910
•Intel ULV CM 600 with 910GMLE
chipset (CM1G optional)
•Standard size Mini-ITX
•Dual display and dual gigabit
Ethernet
•Fanless design
•Rich I/O connection
•5 years long life support
1733
1645
1600
1400
1200
1000
1015
992
838
884
800
600
400
200
Volume
Discount
X
0
RAM Bandwidth Int Buff'd iSSE2
•
• For limited quantity only
Introduction offer
RAM Bandwidth Float Buff'd iSS
Intel® Celeron® Processor 1000MHz /855GME
Ultra Low Voltage Intel® Celeron® M Processor 600 MHz /852GM
VIA-M C7 1500 MHz / CN700
MiniATX GMB-945 (Project Based)
• Intel Core 2 Duo support (945GM)
• Dual display, 48-bit LCD support
• 6 COM, 8 USB, SATA
• 64 bit GPIO, AES, RNG, SRAM
backup, TPM, JAMMA compliant
MiniATX GMB-RS690 (Project Based)
• AMD 64X2 CPU support (RS690T)
• ATi X1250 GPU built-in
• Dual GbE & display
• 6 COM, 8 USB, SATA
• FPGA 64 bit GPIO, AES, Hardware
RNG, SRAM backup build-in, TPM
(optional)
Mini-ITX AIMB-258
• Intel socket 478 Core 2 Duo (GM45)
• Dual GbE & display
(VGA, DVI, & LVDS)
• 6 COM, 8 USB, 1 CF
• PCIe x16
Mini-ITX AIMB-262
• Intel LGA775 Core 2 Duo (945GC)
• Single GbE & CRT display
• 4 COM, 6 USB
• PCIe x16
Mini-ITX AIMB-266
• Intel LGA775 Core 2 Duo (Q35)
• Dual GbE & display (VGA & DVI)
• 6 COM, 8 USB, 1 CF
• PCIe x16
Mini-ITX AIMB-210
• Intel Atom processor N270 1.6 G
• Dual GbE & display (VGA, LVDS)
• 6 COM, 8 USB, 1 CF
• PCIe x16
COM-Express SOM-5786
• Intel Core 2 Duo processor
• Single GbE & display (VGA & LVDS)
• 8 USB, 3 SATAII, 5 PCIe x1
• PCIe x16 or 2 SDVO
COM-Micro SOM-6760
• Intel Atom processor Z500 series
• Intel SCH US 15W chipset
• Single 10/100 LAN & display (VGA &
LVDS)
• 8 USB, 1 PCIe x1, 1 SDIO
3.5" SBC PCM-9342
• Low power fanless EVA-X4300
• Onboard 128/64 DDR2 RAM
• 1 10/100 Base-T Ethernet
• 1024 x 768 @ 18/24 bit TTL/LVDS
support
5.25” SBC PCM-9591
• AMD 64X2 CPU support (RS690T)
• ATi X1250 GPU built-in
• Single GbE & dual display
• 4 COM, 8 USB, 4 SATA
• FPGA 20-bit GPIO, AES, hardware
RNG, SRAM backup build-in,
64 MB frame buffer side port, TPM
(optional)
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Gaming Motherboards Chassis & Customization
Mini-ITX Chassis ARK-6610
• Bi-directional mounting options
• Easily accessible front I/O interface
• Expansion slot for graphics add-on
card
• Supports additional I/O with extra
cutout
Customized Chassis
•Removable HDD cage for easy maintenance (Hot-Swap)
•Excellent thermal solution
•Supports both Micro-ATX & Mini-
ITX form factor
•Flexible I/O board position
•Anti-dust mechanical design
GPU Solutions
PCA-5681 (ATi HD3650)
• Industrial PCIe x16 graphics card
• 512 MB DDR3 SDRAM
• Supports dual display modes
• 9318 score 3DMark05
• 3 ~ 5 years longevity support
Embedded Software Services
Firmware & OS Customization Services for Gaming Solutions Development
Advantech provides gaming-specific firmware and software customization services that delivers superior performance,
compatibility and functionality that is expected by manufactures of gaming platforms. Advantech simplified the firmware
and OS integration process by providing a user-friendly API for device access and control of: GPIO, Watchdog, Thermal
Sensor, LCD Brightness, Fan Speed control, and secure ID storage.
Embedded BIOS
Enhanced CPU Power Management
Animated Logo and Sound Effects
Modularization Core Architecture
Broad Peripheral Device Support
Secure SW Protocol & Interface
Embedded Controller
Remote Management
Smart Battery
Security Features
Embedded OS
Custom CE/XPE OS Image
File Based Write Filter Utility
Custom Logo Utility
Screen Resolution Utility
System Boot Log Utility
Memory Adjustment Utility
Auto Launch Utility
Registry Editor Utility
System Reboot Utility
Watchdog Timer Utility
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SUSI Application Interface
(Secure & Unified Smart Interface)
GPIO Control
I2C Control
SMBus Access
Thermal Sensor
WatchDog Timer
LCD Brightness / Backlight
Power Saving
Hotkey Control
Boot Logger
Secure Application Interface
Advantech Gaming Solutions
Requirement
Assessment and
Design and
Prototyping
Agreement
S
C1
Planning
Recognition
of Needs
C01
C2
EVT
Evaluation
of Options
Design Validation
C02
C3
DVT
Resolution
of Concerns
We can create most
value early in the
Advantech can
design customized
process by helping
customers define
needs and solutions
solutions and help
customers make
informed choices
C03
Production Validation
PVT
Purchase
Advantech can
counsel and help
resolve issues
C4
C04
Mass Production
MVP
Implement
Advantech can
advise and solve
implementation
issues
Contact Advantech to find out more or visit the website:
www.advantech.com/Gaming
Gaming@advantech.com.tw
2000009093
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