Serial Interface Cards

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Remote Access Reader offers accelerated polling speed.

January 22, 2015

RS485 Remote Readers with Turbo485 polling speed let facilities with RS485 field wiring architecture install access control solutions without replacing existing infrastructure. Readers can be connected at door locations to Dual Serial Interface and eliminate need to run additional cable from field access devices to centralized controller. Products are selectable for 1 or 2 readers and can connect 1 door with 1 reader, 1 door with 2 in/out readers, or 2 doors each with single readers. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Communication Modules expand connectivity for embedded systems.

November 25, 2014

Via mPCIe interface, EMPL-G201 adds 1 or 2 isolated GigE ports to any embedded system. Daughter board with cable offers 2 RJ45 Ethernet jacks. Also available, multi-port serial module EMP2-X401 adds 4 or 8 serial ports, independently selectable by software, to communicate in either RS232, RS422, or RS485 mode. Flexible cable connects module with up to 8 daughter boards with DB9 serial port and power output selectable for 5 or 12 V. Optionally, 8 sets of GPIO are offered on expansion board. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Modbus Serial Modules support up to 30 Modbus commands.

April 18, 2014

Available for Rockwell Automation's CompactLogix L1x processors and 1734 Point I/O adapters, Models ILX34-MBS232 and ILX34-MBS485 are suitable for applications that need RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485 Modbus Serial connectivity, including SCADA and field device interface projects. Configured as Modbus Master or Slave, modules come with Add-On Instruction that is used for configuration and creates UDTs that have logical definitions for I/O, status, and control information. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Serial Communications Module operates with temperature switches.

April 1, 2011

With Model TS485, users can read current temperature and parameter settings of Love Controls temperature switches. Configuration key port on temperature switch provides data signal and power for RS-485 module. For applications that require multiple temperature switches, module can be daisy chained together so that only 2 wires need to be brought to PC. Model TS485 is compatible with Series TS3, TSX3, TSF, TCS, TS2, TSS2, TSX, TSWB, TSL8, and TSDIN. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Serial Communications Boards can be seen as Windows/Linux ports.

April 1, 2011

Serial communications boards DNx-SL-501/-508 are available with UEI-RSS Serial Server software, which makes boards accessible as standard Windows or Linux serial ports. As many as 255 serial ports can be controlled by one PC over one Ethernet port via this software, and expanded ports can be mounted remotely up to 100 m from host using standard UEI chassis or 20 kM utilizing Fiber interface cubes. Status window displays each port's status, updated once per second, as well as traffic. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

PCI Express Serial Communication Cards offer speeds up to 3 Mbps.

April 1, 2011

Available in 6 models, PCIe-ICM Series cards come with 4- or 2-ports of isolated, software selectable, RS-232, RS-422, and RS-485 serial protocols. Data communication rates up to 921.6 Kbps are supported by each RS-232 port, while RS-422 and RS-485 ports support speeds up to 3 Mbps. Cards feature x1 lane PCI Express connector which can be used in any x1, x2, x4, x8, x12, or x16 PCI Express expansion slot. Boards provide 2kV isolation between channels and between PC and bus lines on all signals. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Serial Interface Module offers 4 high-speed channels.

January 26, 2010

Implemented in FPGA logic, combined with bus master capable PCI interface, TAMC863 AMC.1-compliant module supports several serial communication protocols on each channel, including asynchronous, isochronous, synchronous, and HDLC mode. Max data rate of 10 Mbps is provided for synchronous protocols and 2 Mbps is supported for asynchronous protocols. Operating from -40 to +85°C, TAMC863 is suited for data communications, LAN/WAN networking, traffic control, and simulation applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

PMC Module features four RS422/485 UART interfaces.

November 12, 2009

Qualified for extended temperature range of -40 to +85°C, 32-bit/33 MHz Model P507 supports full duplex and half duplex operation. Each channel of mezzanine module has its own 500 V isolation, making it possible to realize transfer rates up to 921,600 bit/s. All ports are available on 50-pin D-Sub front connector. UART functionality takes place inside onboard FPGA, which can be modified by implementing new IP cores to meet customer's requirements. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Serial-to-Wireless Modules provide 802.11n connectivity.

February 5, 2009

Operating in 2.4 GHz ISM band, serial wireless device server modules RS9110-N-11-21 and RS9110-N-11-22 provide industrial devices and other equipment with wireless connectivity to LANs without needing to install wireless networking software or network stack. They integrate Lite-Fi(TM) RS9110 chipset, integrated 802.11n SoC, RF transceiver, power amplifier, EEPROM, and external front-end components. Measuring 35 x 23 mm, modules support temperatures from -40 to +85°C. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Serial Port Card tolerates severe environments.

December 10, 2008

Supporting 32 bit PCI-104 bus, JetCard 1608 provides up to 921.6 Kbps high speed data transmission. It has 2 DB37 connectors for 4 RS-232/422/485 ports, one internal box header for 4 internal RS-232 ports, and provides on-board automatic hardware/software flow control. Operating in -25 to 70°C temperatures and offering 15 kV ESD protection, card withstands harsh environment applications in building automation, security, retail POS systems, and telecom management. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

PCIe Serial Interface Adapter adds two RS-232/422/485 ports.

November 6, 2008

Featuring UART architecture, COMM+2.PCIe includes 2 serial ports, each configurable for RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485 and capable of data rates to 921.6 Kbps. 16C950 UART includes 128-byte FIFOs and provides error-free operation in high-speed serial applications. Additionally, 16C950 UART supports 9-bit framing and is fully software compatible with legacy 16550 UART applications. Adapter includes software for Windows 98, ME, 2000, NT, XP, Vista, and Linux OS. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

FPGA XMC/PMC Module includes fiber-optic transceivers.

October 10, 2008

Offered in air- or conduction-cooled versions, Model XMC-FPGA05F incorporates Xilinx® Virtex®-5 FPGA, 4 fiber-optic transceivers, four 128 MB banks DDR2 SDRAM memory, DMA controllers, and choice of interfaces. IP core for fiber-optic protocols such as Aurora(TM), Serial FPDP, Serial RapidIO®, or Ethernet can be loaded into FPGA to handle data flow through transceivers. Module is suited for applications such as remote sensor interfaces, data recorders, and embedded real-time distributed computing. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Recovery System provides data rates up to 2.488 Gbps.

August 5, 2008

Series MAX3886 is designed for passive optical network equipment used in fiber-to-the-home market and optical network terminals used in FTTH installations including Verizon FiOS®. Functionality combines multirate clock, data recovery, and serialization/deserialization within single integrated device. Available in 8 x 8 mm, 56-pin TQFN package, system operates from 3.3 V supply and is fully specified over -40°C to +85°C extended temperature range. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

PC/104 Serial Adapter provides electrical protection.

April 15, 2008

Featuring 1,500 Vdc port-to-port isolation, C4-104.485+I, part number 3547, optically isolated 4-port adapter protects systems from ground loops and voltage transients. Each port is software configurable for full-duplex RS-422 or RS-485. It includes Oxford 16954 UART with 128 byte transmit and receive FIFOs for communications up to 921.6 Kbps. SeaCOM suite of drivers is used for BERT, throughput monitoring, loopback tests, and transmitting test pattern messages. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

M2M Communications Device uses embedded intelligence.

December 11, 2007

Wireless data communications platform, AirLink(TM) Raven XT, helps support 24/7 unmanned monitoring of mission critical assets. It is powered by ALEOS(TM) embedded intelligence, which is compatible with numerous machine protocols and streamlines integration with legacy equipment. It also ensures persistent network connection and enables remote management and diagnostics. Other features include serial port interface, Class 1 Div 2 certification, and Mini-USB interface. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

CF Serial Card provides 5 V client supply.

December 5, 2007

Providing RS232 connection, Model CF500 allows serial devices that require full 5 Vdc to be run from portable hosts, such as PDAs, which usually only supply 3.3 V through compact flash bus. Even when host input voltage is 3.3 V, card offers steady 5 V at 100 mA on pin 9, meaning peripherals can be powered without additional supply. Card automatically configures to become another COM port by using built-in OS drivers optimized for Windows, LINUX, and Mac. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Multiport Serial Cards offer high-speed communications.

November 23, 2007

Utilizing Unity ASIC chip, RocketPort® EXPRESS Cards offer serial communication speeds of 921 Kbps for quad-cabled and octa-cabled products, while interface connected products communicate at up to 460 Kbps. Units accommodate up to 128 ports/system, and support software-selectable RS-232/422/485 serial communication modes. Compatible with systems featuring x1, x2, x4, x8, x12, and x16 lane PCI Express expansion slots, cards provide connectivity for printers, scanners, cameras, and LCD screens. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Multiport Serial Cards offer high-speed communication.

October 17, 2007

RocketPort® INFINITY in-server serial port expansion cards, available with 4-32 ports, deliver connectivity to serial devices such as printers, scanners, cameras, and LCD screens. With Unity ASIC chip, cards are capable of 66 MHz BUS speed and compatible with systems that have 32- or 64-bit, 3.3 or 5 V PCI and PCI-X expansion slots. Quad- and octa-cabled products are capable of communication speeds up to 921 Kbps, and interface products communicate at up to 460 Kbps. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Adapter offers migration path to PCI Express-based servers.

September 20, 2007

Available in either RS-422 or RS-232 configurations, PCE335 PCI Express-based synchronous serial card employs 266 MHz Motorola MPC8270 PowerQUICC(TM) II processor that can simultaneously transmit sustained 8 Mbps max line speed. Multipurpose, 4-port (2 Mbps bidirectional) adapter, suited for network server applications, provides developers of data and communication networks with fully compatible and programmable subsystem supported by NexusWare® WAN protocols. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Serial Communication System monitors bearing temperature.

February 28, 2006

With 4 second scan time and up to 256 bearing sensors on single twisted pair cable, Digital HotBus(TM) T500 Elite allows complete control with user-adjustable relative ambient and absolute trip points for each sensor. Ethernet, Modbus, and DeviceNet gateways are available for connection to existing networks. Software provides system test, system status, and uploading of sensor names and logging/trending of bearing temperatures and alarms. Read More