IBM And Apple Compatible PCI Express 16 Port RS232 I/O Card » read source
Axxon Computer Corporation introduces the industry's first 16 port PCI Express compatible I/O card suitable for a Plug & Play installation in either IBM or Apple compatible chassis. With over 2.5 years of design and shipping maturity of 30+ innovative PCI Express products, Axxon knows PCIe interfacing. Select OEM accounts have been beta testing our latest PCIe model # LF729KB for over a month.
This adapter contains the enhanced Oxford 16C950 UART with 128 byte buffers (8 times competing UART technologies), hardware flow control and 921k communication speeds. The LF729KB is a 4th generation design foundation to support both Linux and the Apple MAC OS without add-on drivers, without add-on modules and without kernel rebuilds. This support is in addition to the OS/2, QNX and Windows 32/64 bit driver suites.
This cutting edge design permits a quick installation of 16 of RS232 serial to any brand of computer system using the new advanced PCIe expansion slots.This single slot adapter is shipped complete with complex 16 port cables (VHDCI68 to 8 of DB9M x 2). Support is provided for Microsoft Windows 9x, ME, 2000, XP, XP64, Vista (32/64), NT4, 2003-32 bit, 2003-64 bit, QNX, OS/2 Warp 4.0 and Linux. Furthermore, Linux users will welcome the ease of installation of this advanced card by not having to recompile kernels, without embedding add-on device drivers, without inserting add-on modules.
The Axxon LF729KB card is Plug & Play supported by all current Linux kernels. Count on Axxon to provide unrivalled no-charge toll-free (US/Canada) technical support by Design Engineers. Find out today why we are the #1 choice of international OEMs for PCI, PCI-X and now PCI Express designs. We welcome requests from volume integrators world-wide. Model # LF729KB is available worldwide with included VHDCI complex cables at a price of $ 599.95 USD, price available in North America.
"Axxon is clearly the first and leading choice for PCI Express adapter cards. Model # LF729KB is another industry first model to offer support on both the IBM and Apple platforms," states Kumar Bhatia, Senior Design Engineer for Axxon.
"OEMs like Intel, Dell, Motorola, Medtronic and HP/Compaq have been deploying Axxon PCIe cards for years. These ongoing business relationships further validate the compatibility and stability of our products," comments Bhatia.
Futures of model number LF729KB:
- Compatible with all brands / models of computer systems with PCI Express (PCIe) expansion slots
- Use in 1x, 4x, 8x, 16x lane bus bus slots
- Standard Height Mounting footprint. Complex cables with DB9M included.
- 5 Year product replacement warranty. No charge unlimited technical support from Design Engineers.