Category: Port Card
Manufacturer: Digi One
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 128Kb
Operating System: Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1 / 23 Sep 2008
The full product name of the device is Digi Etherlite 160 16port Terminal Server - 16x RJ-45, 1 X RJ45 10/100base tx. The device connects many asynchronous serial ports to a single Ethernet network. This eliminates the need to install serial adapters for the servers. It is used in retail or POS, data collection, and process control. It was manufactured by Digi International. The manufacturer part number for the device is 70001849. It comes with a standard warranty lasting 5 years. It can connect to both 10Base T and 100 Base T Ethernet networks. It is best for connecting printers, terminals, and modems. They are also stachable. This makes the addition of extra ports very easy. All the traffic from 16 ports are being serviced by one TCP/IP session.
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The Digi Etherlite is a serial concentrator. It is used to connect asynchronous serial ports to a certain network. Instant field upgrades are possible with the device because of the flash memory. It has 16 switchable RS 232 and RS 422 serial ports. It can transfer data at 115 Kbps simultaneously on all ports. It also has multiplexing functions. It automatically detects 10 or 100 Mbps, either Etherlite 80, Etherlite 162, and Etherlite 160. The device also supports DHCP, which makes configuring the IP address easier. It can operate on the following Operating Systems: AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Microsoft Windows 98, Microsoft Windows Millineum Edition, Microsoft Windows NT, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft WIndows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows Vista, SCO Open Server, and Sun Solaris by Intel and Sparc. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Digi Etherlite 16 Port 9 errors before installing any driver updates.