RAIL | ROLLING STOCK
Pioneering Solutions for the Rail and Rolling Stock Industries
Explore Innovation in Rail and Rolling Stock Technology with BVM
Welcome to the inaugural edition of the BVM Rail and Rolling Stock Newsletter, your premier source for the latest advancements and innovations in rail and rolling stock technology. As a trusted supplier of industrial and embedded hardware solutions, BVM is dedicated to empowering rail and rolling stock industries with cutting-edge technology tailored to enhance safety, efficiency, and reliability in transportation systems.
In this edition, we are thrilled to showcase our comprehensive range of industrial-grade motherboards, single board computers (SBCs), rail-certified PCs, and panel PCs. These robust and reliable hardware solutions are meticulously engineered to meet the stringent requirements of rail and rolling stock applications, ensuring optimal performance, durability, and compliance with industry standards.
Whether you’re optimizing train control systems, enhancing passenger information displays, or modernizing onboard entertainment systems, BVM’s hardware solutions provide the foundation for innovation and excellence in rail transportation.
Rail and Rolling Stock: Industrial and Embedded Hardware Solutions
Revolutionize Your Rails: High-Impact Industrial Hardware for Rolling Stock
Unleash exceptional computing power with ASRock’s state-of-the-art motherboard, engineered to support Intel® 14th/13th/12th Gen Core™ Processors and optimized with an H610 chipset. This robust platform boasts high-capacity memory support, handling up to 96GB DDR5 RAM across two 262-pin SO-DIMM slots, ensuring top performance for even the heaviest workloads.
It offers an extensive array of connectivity and expansion options, including a PCIe x16 Gen5 slot, a variety of USB ports, and three diverse M.2 Key slots for comprehensive storage solutions. Dual Intel LAN ports provide zippy and reliable network connections, while triple display capabilities through HDMI and DP outputs cater to immersive visual experiences. Emphasizing security and reliability, the system includes an onboard TPM 2.0 IC, and operates efficiently within a wide temperature range, powered by a flexible 12~28V DC input, perfect for demanding environments.
Experience the power of 13th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors packed into the compact 2.5″ Pico-ITX form, designed specifically for space-constrained applications. Accompanying the latest CPU performance is a singular DDR5 SODIMM slot, supporting up to 32GB of 4800MHz memory to handle intensive tasks with ease.
Elevate your visual experience with support for stunning 4K/2K resolution across Dual Independent Displays, utilizing DP++ and eDP interfaces for vivid imagery and productivity. Expand your capabilities with multiple expansion options, including one M.2 E key and two M.2 B key slots. Alongside robust expansion, you get a suite of Rich I/O ports featuring 1 Intel 2.5G LAN for ultra-fast connectivity, 1 COM port for industrial applications, paired with 2 USB 3.1 Gen 2 and 2 USB 2.0 ports to connect a variety of peripherals seamlessly.
Introducing a powerhouse of computing—the onboard Intel® Alder Lake-N SoC Processor with a manageable TDP of just 12W. This compact technology marvel allows you to integrate up to 32GB of cutting-edge 4800MHz DDR5 memory via a single SO-DIMM slot for seamless multitasking. Network connectivity is ultra-fast and reliable with dual Intel i225V 2.5GbE interfaces.
Visual outputs are diverse and crisp, offering dual HDMI 2.0b, an eDP compatible with LVDS, and an LVDS with an inverter for a variety of display options. Storage and peripheral connectivity are ample with one SATAIII port, six COM ports, a USB3.2 (Gen.2) Type-A, eight USB 2.0 ports, and a versatile USB Type-C port with ALT mode. Expansion is also a breeze with an M.2 M-key slot supporting NVMe SSDs, as well as M.2 E-key and B-key slots providing CNVi and 4G/5G module support, respectively. Flexible power inputs between 12 and 28 V DC are accepted, and you can enhance security with optional onboard TPM2.0 support, making this the ideal choice for a wide range of demanding applications.
Introducing a powerhouse in rugged computing, this Neousys PC exceeds the demands of harsh environments with its strict adherence to both EN 50155 mandatory tests and the stringent fire safety standards of EN 45545-2. Engineered for extreme temperatures, it operates effortlessly in conditions ranging from -40°C to 70°C without the need for fans, and has achieved the EN 50155 Class OT4 certification.
Its 43V to 160V wide-range DC input provides 1500Vdc insulation for added safety, while the Intel® Elkhart Lake Atom® x6425E quad-core processor ensures performance at 2.0GHz, ramping up to 3.0GHz when required. Connectivity is robust with 4x PoE+ GbE ports secured by M12 x-coded connectors, and certain models, such as the Nuvo-2615RL, boast a built-in SuperCAP UPS to shield against power interruptions exceeding 30 seconds. Data storage and expansion are amply supported by a front-accessible 2.5″ HDD tray, an M.2 2280 SATA SSD, and multiple PCIe sockets, ensuring versatile and reliable data management solutions.
Introducing Axiomtek’s cutting-edge 10.4″ high brightness Panel PC, designed for optimal sunlight readability with an impressive 1000 nits. At its core, the device is powered by the efficient Intel Atom processor E3845, clocking in at 1.91 GHz for robust performance. The front bezel features a user-friendly alternative keypad control, and the durability is enhanced with M12-type lockable connectors.
Smart auto-dimming adapts to various environmental conditions, ensuring consistent visibility. Engineered to perform in extreme temperatures, it operates reliably within a -25°C to +70°C range (T3 Level), and it proudly meets EN 50155 certification standards, making it an ideal choice for railway applications.
Industrial and Embedded Hardware
When a standard embedded design won’t suffice for what you need,
you can always turn to BVM for help and use our custom design and manufacturing services
Whether we’re designing a bespoke printed circuit board or a fully housed embedded PC assembly, our ‘Design to Order’ processes encompass us producing prototypes for mechanical, electrical and thermal verification of the design.
Environmental / Extended temperature testing, EMC testing and functional testing are all part of the services that BVM provide so performance discrepancies can be identified & improved upon before your product is finally released for manufacture & marketing.
One of the reasons we provide our ‘Build to Order’ services is to allow customers to focus on their priority business needs and remove the distractions that manufacturing can bring.
We select components from reliable sources with long life time availabilities to ensure your product stays in production for its required life cycle – and remains on budget. Our procurement and production management team will provide you the advice and experience that you’ll need when it comes to entrusting the manufacture of your products.
Who are BVM and What do we Provide?
BVM are systems integrator specialising in providing embedded computing solutions – whether you need something that’s standard or customised to your own bespoke needs.
BVM specialise in the design and manufacturing of industrial and embedded computers. Our team of in-house experts have many years of in-field experience and consequently a proven track record of delivering ’designed to meet the task’ industrial PC computing solutions. Our aim is always to help you bring your product to market faster and help reduce your own internal investment in R&D time.