Startech 1 Port RS232 Serial over IP Ethernet Device Server - Connect to, configure and remotely manage an RS-232 serial device over an IP network
This Ethernet-to-Remote RS232 Serial interface converter allows you to install your RS232 serial devices anywhere on your TCP/IP Ethernet WAN/LAN, and still access them as if they were right beside you - even if the connection is established through an Internet connection!
The serial interface converter provides easy serial control, even at the longest distances, allowing access to the remote serial ports from within your local computer Windows device manager.
The Ethernet to RS232 Remote Serial converter is designed to function seamlessly with your other serial ports for totally transparent operation. Your serial equipment – card scanners, access keypads, bar code scanners, and more – will operate as smoothly as if the serial ports were right inside your computer. For industrial automation, security, Point of Sale, or any time you need reliable, long-range serial communications, the Ethernet/Serial interface converter delivers superior performance in any environment.
The StarTech.com Advantage
- Works over the Internet!
- Operates seamlessly with built-in serial ports, the remote serial ports appear alongside other serial ports in your Windows device manager
- No need to setup numerous and costly dedicated serial device servers, manage serial devices from a single PC
- Allows several users share a serial device
- Add one network-enabled RS-232 Serial port to any Ethernet network
- Supports the following network protocols: IP, HTTP, ICMP, TCP, TFTP and UDP
- Upgradeable firmware
- Browser based configuration of network settings, serial port line settings, UART transmit and receive buffer trigger levels and serial port flow control
- Data transfer rates of up to 115.2 Kb/sec per port
- Comes complete with Ether Link Manager software making serial device configuration easy
- Remote Telnet configuration
- Hospitality/Restaurant (credit card/debit card reader, serial printers)
- Hotel Front Desk (serial printers, bar code scanners, keyboard, mouse, receipt printer, credit/debit card reader)
- Hospital (monitoring equipment, nurses' stations)
- POS (credit/debit card readers, receipt printers, bar code scanners, cash registers, scales)
- Environmental Control (lighting, temperature, clocks)
- Security (UPS control, access key panels, video cameras, card readers)
- Manufacturing (CNC machinery, process control equipment, bar code scanners, serial printers)