Category: Network & Modems
Manufacturer: Agere Systems
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 901.6 KB
Operating System: Windows 95/98/ME/2000/NT
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.1240 / 19 Dec 2001
I-GATE 11M PC Card falls under network and modems category. The device which is manufactured by Agere Systems is compatible with Windows 95, 98, ME, 2000 and NT platforms. The I-GATE 11M PC Card connects a user's notebook computer onto the I-Gate network. For internet access, the device is used with the I-Gate 11M AccessPoint ISDN. The device may also be used with the I-Gate 11M AccessPoint I/LAN which is cable modem and xdsl ready. During workshops, temporary projects and meetings, the I-GATE 11M PC Card allows users to set up and use ad hoc (short term) networks. The card comes with a compact design and is integrated with an antenna. The device is able to secure the transmission of data through its encryption and authentication (WEP). The device automatically selects the optimum rate of transmission of 11, 5.5, 2 and 1 Mbps.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
I-GATE 11M PC Card has dimensions of 54 by 127 by 5 mm. It is light in weight weighing just 100 grams. The card supports such network protocols as TCP/IP, NetBIOS/IP, DHCP, DNS, IPX and CAPI. The device also supports roaming through the AccessPoints. For the I-GATE 11M PC Card to function effectively, it requires a computer equipped with a Pentium processor of 166 MHz in addition to 32 MB of RAM. More over, it requires a PC card slot, a hard disk with at least 25 MB of free space and a CD-ROM drive. The PC card supports German, English, Italian, French and Spanish languages and is compatible with the IEEE 802.11b WLAN Standard. I-GATE 11M PC Card comes with the plug and play function that makes its installation that much easier. First time users may use the integrated configuration wizards as a guide during installation. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and I-GATE 11M PC Card errors before installing any driver updates.