(London, UK., September 11, 2007) -- Barco, a leader in display and visualization solutions for selected professional markets, has enhanced its family of Modular Rugged Display Stations (MRDS) with a second-generation Display Processing Module (DPM-2). The new DPM delivers the latest in graphics and computing performance all integrated into a very compact and fully rugged package.
Barco's MRDS family combines a state-of-the-art DPM with a full range of rugged displays already developed and proven in military applications worldwide. The MRDS has been designed to perform in the most demanding environments, ranging from armored vehicles, shelters and aircrafts to submarines and surface ships.
Barco's second-generation DPM-2 allows to display and process information according to the latest graphics and computing performance standards. The DPM-2 features high-quality, PCI Express graphics and video input capabilities, technology insertion with the latest Intel processors, and high-performance Flash technology. With the new DPM-2 processing module, Barco brings a unique combination of advanced graphics and computing power, high-performance ruggedization and compactness, which is essential for applications where space is critical.