ACCES I/O Products introduced the 104I-COM-8SM Series of PCI-104 serial communication boards. The 104I-COM-8SM boards feature a selection of 8, 4, or 2-ports of field selectable RS-232, RS-422, and RS-485 asynchronous serial protocols on a port by port basis. Ports are accessed via two 40-pin IDC type right angle header connectors. The 104I-COM-8SM Series PCI-104 boards are available now. Prices start at $169.
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.