reecommendations for an 'appliance" platform ?

Tuomo Latto djv at
Sun Jun 14 12:04:48 UTC 2009

Aragon Gouveia wrote:
> TJ Varghese wrote:
>>> They're also fanless. :)
>> Chipset has a fan, however the processor itself is fanless. I've read 
> You are correct about the Intel GCLF2, however I was talking
> specifically about the tranquil system.  They build their systems to be
> fanless, so I assume they remove the stock heatsinks/fans.  The systems
> are quite heavy if you look at the specs, so the casing is probably a
> big heatsink.

Tom's Hardware had an interesting article last year:,1997.html

I'd like to see what current processors can achieve.


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    by the computer hardware industry.         -- Henry Petroski

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