Gateworks offers a LVDS connector on the Ventana Family of Single Board Computers to allow the connection of a LCD touchscreen display. LCD Displays are a great fit for control panel applications as well as Digital Signage. The displays work with Android, OpenEmbedded Yocto, Ubuntu and more.
The LVDS connector has all the necessary pins for the display signaling as well as I2C for touchscreen control.
Gateworks offers a 7-inch LCD Display with a PCAP Touchscreen. This display is great to get started in development as well as for production projects.
All of the cables, adapters and LCD can be found right on the Gateworks Online Shop so getting up and running is very seamless.
Please review the following links for more information:
Gateworks would like to announce the release & support of OpenWrt 16.02 on the Ventana and Laguna family of Single Board Computers. This OpenWrt release falls under the Designated Driver release of OpenWrt. OpenWrt is a Linux operating system that Gateworks uses for networking centric tasks, wireless access points, router functions, IoT and more. Please review the below updates and highlights and update to OpenWrt 16.02.
OpenWrt 16.02 Updates and Highlights:
Moved to git for SCM of choice
Gateworks System Controller drivers
Feeds bumped to 2016-02-17
Updated to latest wireless drivers (backports-20151218)
IEEE802.11 adhoc throughput increased for HT rates (iw 4.3)
Bump to Linux 4.4.0 Kernel
Moved from uclibc to musl-1.1.12
Bump to Linux 4.4.0 Kernel from 3.14.16
~50% increased FEC driver performance
Hardware crypto support
squashfs+ubifs overlay for recovery
dsa/swconfig support for GW16083
HDMI out, no VPU/GPU
LVDS out, no VPU/GPU
Low-Latency RS485 support
Bump to Linux 4.4.0 Kernel from 3.10.49
To get started, Gateworks has posted Pre-Built images on the Wiki page. The wiki page also documents building from source.