Sena Technologies introduced the DirectPort UPCI family of universal PCI multi-port serial cards. The DirectPort universal PCI multiport serial cards are based on the PCI Local Bus Spec 2.3. All DirectPort serial cards support high speed serial speed up to 921.6 Kbps and are equipped with internal surge protection for maximum reliability. They also have internal 256 byte deep FIFO for communication stability. The DirectPort UPCI serial cards are now shipping.
Sena Technologies introduced the Parani-BCD100 Bluetooth v2.0+EDR Class 1 OEM module. The Parani-BCD100 is a Bluetooth Class 1 OEM module for OEM manufacturers who want to implement Bluetooth Class 1 functionality. OEM manufacturers can build their own antenna circuit around the BCD100 to lower the overall cost. The BCD100 is now shipping and available through Sena business partners worldwide. The list price is US$28 or less depending on the purchase volume.