Communications
  • Applications for Communications
  • Access Serial Devices Remotely With Ethernet Device Servers: The benefits of network-enabling your remote serial devices are well-known by leading IT professionals and technical service managers everywhere. Support is easier, downtime is minimized, and information is shared with anyone in your organization having access to the network and the proper authorization....
  • CNC/DNC Machine Tool Programming System: Automated factories often have computer numerically controlled (CNC) machines in the production line. Traditionally, uploads to the CNC computer meant long, cumbersome serial cables or floppy disk transfers. Now Ethernet networks and device servers offer easy data transfers....
  • Code Activated Switches: Code activated switches are designed for data-distribution applications where any singular RS-232 device requires instantaneous, high-speed access or transmission to multiple RS-232 peripheral devices....
  • How to Extend RS-232 using RS-232 to RS-422 Converters: ...
  • Network-Enabled Electronic Toll Collection and Surveillance: Electronic Toll Collection systems are becoming an increasingly popular way to both speed up toll collection and to monitor driving patterns, traffic movement, and congestion problems. With Ethernet Serial Device Servers, any authorized PC or server on the network can access the remote traffic management serial equipment....
  • Network-Enabled Process Monitoring and Control: Energy management systems monitor everything from pressure at a gas well to the quality of electric power being generated. Network-enabling an energy management system leverages the serial equipment currently in place an significantly reduces deployment costs....