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Lava Computer PCI Bus 16550 Eight Port Serial Board
Part number: OCTOPUS-550 Manufacturer: Lava Computer
Lava Computer PCI Bus 16550 Eight Port Serial Board - 8 x DB-9 Male RS-232 Serial Via Cable - Plug-in Card
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    General Information
    Manufacturer
    Lava Computer MFG, Inc
    Manufacturer Part Number
    OCTOPUS-550
    Manufacturer Website
    www.lavalink.com
    Brand Name
    Lava Computer
    Product Name
    PCI Bus 16550 Eight Port Serial Board
    Marketing Information

    The Lava Octopus-550 provides the easiest way to add eight 16550 UART serial ports to a PC system while using only one system IRQ!

    This eight-port board is one of the most dependable multi-port serial boards around. It is an ideal communications solution in an ISP or remote access system environment. The Octopus-550 is also popular in Point-of-Sale systems, where it is a very cost-effective alternative to many other eight-port boards on the market.

    Product Type
    Multiport Serial Adapter
    Technical Information
    Host Interface
    PCI
    Data Transfer Rate
    Up to 115.20 Kbps
    Interfaces/Ports
    Ports Expandability
    8 x 9-pin DB-9 Male RS-232 - Serial, Via Cable
    Physical Characteristics
    Form Factor
    Plug-in Card
    Miscellaneous
    Package Contents
  • PCI Bus 16550 Eight Port Serial Board
  • Fan-out (octopus) cable
  • Warranty
    Standard Warranty
    Lifetime
    General Information
    Manufacturer
    Lava Computer MFG, Inc
    Manufacturer Part Number
    OCTOPUS-550
    Manufacturer Website Address
    http://www.lavalink.com
    Brand Name
    Lava Computer
    Product Name
    PCI Bus 16550 Eight Port Serial Board
    Marketing Information

    The Lava Octopus-550 provides the easiest way to add eight 16550 UART serial ports to a PC system while using only one system IRQ!

    This eight-port board is one of the most dependable multi-port serial boards around. It is an ideal communications solution in an ISP or remote access system environment. The Octopus-550 is also popular in Point-of-Sale systems, where it is a very cost-effective alternative to many other eight-port boards on the market.

    Product Type
    Multiport Serial Adapter
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty
    Lifetime
    Technical Information
    Host Interface
    PCI
    Data Transfer Rate
    Up to 115.20 kbit/s
    Buffer
    16 Byte
    UART Type
    16550
    IRQ
    Automatic
    Protocols
    RS-232
    Control Signals
    CD
    RD
    TD
    RI
    DSR
    RTS
    CTS
    DTR
    Platform Supported
    PC
    Physical Characteristics
    Form Factor
    Plug-in Card
    Interfaces/Ports
    Ports Expandability
    8 x 9-pin DB-9 Male RS-232 - Serial, Via Cable
    Miscellaneous
    Package Contents
    • PCI Bus 16550 Eight Port Serial Board
    • Fan-out (octopus) cable
    Additional Information
    • All eight ports require only one system IRQ
    • Automatically selects next available IRQ and COM addresses
    • Carries the standard pin-out for serial ports
    • Includes Lava Com Port Redirect Utility for renaming COM Ports in Windows 95/98/Me
    • Allows for backward compatibility with software that supports COM 1-4 only
    System Requirements
    • One PCI slot
    Compatibility
    • Plug and Play

    Supported Operating Systems:

    • Windows 95
    • Windows 98
    • Windows Me
    Certifications & Standards
    • FCC
    • CE
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