In July 2023, Intel announced that they were discontinuing the NUC (Next Unit of Computing), a mini PC with high-performance capabilities. This decision left many customers searching for alternatives to continue supporting their applications.
In response to this demand, Edge has strategically partnered with Supermicro, a leading manufacturer of mini PCs and single board computers (SBCs), to provide immediate and powerful replacement options.
Supermicro's Product Offerings
Supermicro's replacement solution for the Intel NUC consists of 3.5-inch Single Board Computers (SBCs) powered by Intel processors. These SBCs not only boast a compact design but also have an impressive level of processing capabilities.
The following are the key products offered by Supermicro that can serve as ideal replacements for the Intel NUC:
|A high-performance 12th Gen Intel processor-based mini-computer with up to 64GB DDR5 RAM support. It's compact, fanless, and operates smoothly in temperatures from 0C to +50C, making it perfect for versatile computing needs.
|A 12th Gen Intel Mini PC that is powered by Celeron 7305E or Core i7/i5/i3 processors with 64GB DDR5 RAM, connects seamlessly with 2x 2.5GbE LAN, and features a fanless, reliable operation in a wide temperature range.
|A 12th Gen Intel Mini PC, featuring Celeron 7305E and Core i7/i5/i3 processors, 64GB DDR5 RAM support, and a compact fanless design for operation in temperatures from 0C to +50C.
|An advanced 12th Gen Intel Mini PC, featuring Celeron 7305E and Core i7/i5/i3 processors, 64GB DDR5 RAM, and fanless cooling for reliable operation in temperatures from 0C to +50C.
Supermicro's mini PCs are versatile and well-suited for a wide range of applications, including:
- Industrial Automation - These mini PCs are robust and reliable, making them suitable for demanding industrial automation tasks.
- Digital Signage Kiosks - Supermicro's mini PCs can power interactive digital signage kiosks with ease, offering crisp graphics and smooth performance.
- Smart Medical Systems - These mini PCs can support smart medical systems, ensuring efficient data processing and analysis for improved patient care.
- Smart Building, Security, and Surveillance - Supermicro's products are a perfect fit for smart building infrastructure, security systems, and surveillance applications, delivering the necessary processing power for real-time monitoring and analysis.
Supermicro's offerings make excellent alternatives to the Intel NUC because of their extended product longevity and impressive performance capabilities, making them the optimal selection for elevating your applications.