e-con Systems Announces Camera Adapter Board to Support NTSC/PAL Camera for Gumstix® Overo® COM and Gumstix Overo Storm COMs

Supports NTSC/PAL camera targeting Surveillance, Endoscopy, Low Light camera and CCD camera applications which support analog interface

Balwin, MO, February 16, 2012 --(PR.com)-- e-con Systems Inc., a leading embedded design services company specializing in development of advanced camera solutions and services announces its camera adapter board e-CAMNT_35x_GSTIX to support analog camera interface for Gumstix Overo COMs.

e-con Systems, e-CAMNT_35x_GSTIX adaptor board can be used as a plug-n- play to interface NTSC/PAL camera. Along with the adapter daughter card, e-con systems also provide drivers for Linux. This Adapter board has support for S-Video IN and CVBS IN.

This new NTSC/PAL adapter card will be helpful for customers who provide solutions for Surveillance, Endoscopy, Low Light Camera applications and other customers who use CCD cameras which support analog interface.

Customers who have bought Gumstix Overo COMs can directly plug in their analog cameras to the e-CAMNT_35x_GSTIX. The camera board directly plugs in to the 27 pin connector of the Gumstix Overo COMs. On the back-end side, the e-CAMNT_35x_GSTIX converts the analog signals to digital and generates a YUV output and this is further fed in to the OMAP35x/DM37x ISP interface based on whether the customer is using Gumstix Overo COM or Gumstix Overo Storm COMs. e-con Systems provides Linux drivers with full source code and sample applications for accessing the video frames, capturing still images and recording video.

"The e-CAMNT_35x_GSTIX is aimed at allowing our customers to interface the analog video sources such as NTSC/PAL cameras, analog thermal cameras, analog surveillance cameras, and other NTSC/PAL compatible video sources on OMAP35x/DM37x based Computer-on-Modules from Gumstix," said Mr. Ashok Babu, President, e-con Systems.

Customers interested in customizing the e-CAMNT_35x_GSTIX can approach e-con Systems for getting the support.

The e-CAMNT_35x_GSTIX adapter board will be available for purchase from e-con Systems’ website on Feb 01, 2012.

About e-CAM
e-CAM is e-con’s reference design featuring a camera board with a camera module interfaced to a processor on its high speed CMOS interface. e-con Systems also provides sample drivers for WinCE, Linux and Android. For processors that don’t have the Camera ISP pipeline, e-con Systems provides the complete software stack for raw image sensors.

e-con Systems also offers individually crafted custom designs for customers interested in camera modules, other than the ones which are currently being offered as “off-the-shelf” solutions.

About e-con Systems:
e-con Systems, acknowledged by Microsoft as a Windows Embedded Gold Partner, is an embedded product development services company focused on end-to-end product development with a strong technology leadership in camera solutions. e-con Systems has expertise in mobile application processors including PXA270, PXA320, TI OMAP35x and Digital Media Processors DM355/DM365 and has been using its product engineering services to help customers on development of product based mainly on camera like video surveillance equipment, IP cameras, Low vision aid equipment, document visualizes.

For more information please contact:
e-con Systems Inc., +1 314 732 1152
e-con Systems India Pvt. Ltd., +91 44 42033600

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