Brainboxes expands it’s uPCI range with multiple port RS232 with LPT

January 25, 2011 / News

Brainboxes expands it’s uPCI range with multiple port RS232 with LPT

Liverpool UK – 25th January 2011 – Brainboxes, a leader in Serial and Bluetooth connectivity, has expanded its uPCI range. The three latest products add 4 RS232 ports with an LPT port to PCI based computers. The card variations are UC-263, UC-295 and UC-414.

The UC-263 is a low profile card occupying one PCI slot providing 4 RS232 ports on the bracket via a high density connector, the provided 1 metre spider cable brings these out as four industry standard 9 pin male RS232 ports, a fly lead makes the LPT port accessible via the industry standard 25pin female D connector. The UC-295 is a standard height version of the low profile UC-263 but otherwise identical.

The UC-414 is a standard height PCI card occupying one PCI slot providing 3 industry standard 9 pin D RS232 ports on the bracket with a further 9 pin D RS232 port and 25pin D LPT port on a fly lead.

Eamonn Walsh, Brainboxes Managing Director stated “These products are excellent choices when you need completely reliable and cost effective connectivity in a compact space. The cards are custom designed to fulfill customers’ specific requirements in line with Brainboxes “Perfect Fit, Custom Design” philosophy of engineering tailored to give fully featured solutions for the most competitive price.”

These products have LPT printer port connectivity providing fully bi-directional Standard Printer Ports (SPP) allowing complete backwards compatibility with a wide range of peripherals. They also come with Brainboxes’ acclaimed customer support package, including Lifetime Warranty & Support, that makes Brainboxes stand out above other manufacturers and makes them the serial card supplier of choice for companies around the world.

The full uPCI range comprises Standard Height and Low Profile versions of 1, 2, 3, 4 & 8 Port variants in RS232 and 1, 2 & 4 Port RS422/485, Opto isolated versions also available. Cards are supplied with an installation CD including manual, Microsoft signed drivers & utilities. Brainboxes is a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner and these cards are compatible with 32 bit and 64 bit editions of Windows 7, Server 2008, Vista, XP, Server 2003 and 2000. This range also comes with Brainboxes’ acclaimed Serial Solutions software, which is installed in hundreds of thousands of systems worldwide and is recognised to provide industry leading stability and reliability.