ACCES I/O Products introduced the PCIe-ICM Series of isolated PCI Express serial communication cards. The PCIe-ICM family features a x1 lane PCI Express connector, four or two ports of isolated, software selectable, RS-232, RS-422, and RS-485 serial protocols. The PCIe-ICM modules is available now. Prices range from $269 to $479, depending on model. The ACCES I/O boards are ideal for retail, hospitality, automation, gaming, shipboard, defense, point of sale systems and kiosks. The PCIe-ICM cards install as standard COM ports in all operating systems including DOS, Linux (including Mac OS X) and Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/7.
Vecow introduced their MP/ME series of multifunction data acquisition cards. The MP / ME DAQ cards feature PCI (MP-Series) and PCIe (ME-Series) interface, bidirectional data transfer, point-to-point serial links, maximum 1MS/s speed, 32 single-ended analog inputs, two analog outputs, 48 digital I/O lines and, two counters with 32-bit resolution. The dedicated timing control logic enables performing waveform generator at the same time with simultaneously analog sampling. The Vecow MP/ME series are ideal for high-speed signal measurement and high-performance system testing.
ACCES I/O Products introduced the PCIe-COM family of PCI Express serial communication cards. PCIe-COM features both DB9 and RJ45 connectivity and a selection of 8, 4, or 2-ports of software selectable RS-232, RS-422, and RS-485 serial protocols. The serial communication cards include a x1 lane PCI Express connector which can be used in any available x1, x2, x4, x8, x12, or x16 PCI Express expansion slot. Prices range from $179 to $549, depending on model. The PCIe-COM is ideal for retail, hospitality, automation, gaming, defense, point of sale, and kiosk systems.
WinSystems introduced the PCM-MIO-G-AD-1 and PCM-MIO-G-DA-1 PC/104-compatible analog I/O boards. The PCM-MIO-G-AD-1 is a 16-channel, 16-bit analog input card and the PCM-MIO-G-DA-1 is an 8-channel, 12-bit analog output card. PCM-MIO-G-AD-1 and PCM-MIO-G-DA-1 expansion boards are feature accurate analog and digital I/O over a -40° to +85°C temperature range. Both modules support 48-lines of digital I/O. Both WinSystems modules are supplied with free drivers for C, Linux, and Windows XP Embedded. The PCM-MIO-G-AD-1 list price is $249 and the PCM-MIO-G-DA-1 list price is $279.
The WinSystems PXM-MiniPCIe is a SUMIT-ISM module. The board features PCI Express MiniCard and two expansion USB connectors. It supports 802.11 a/g wireless, WLAN, and other high-performance communication functions that have been developed for fixed and mobile computing environments. The PXM-MiniPCIe is RoHS-compliant and operates from -40° to +85°C. The PXM-MiniPCIe is priced at $125 in OEM quantities. Delivery is from stock to three weeks.