February 14, 2012

LAVA appoints Euroline AS as its Distributor for Denmark, Faroe Islands, and Greenland

Euroline AS, a distributor and system integrator of connectivity products and solutions located in Dramman, Norway, has been appointed as Lava Computer MFG. Inc.’s Regional Distribution […]
February 15, 2012

Gift Shop ECR Polling over IP

Hennepin County Library Hennepin County Library in Hennepin MN has been recognized as one of the top libraries in the United States. The 41-branch library system […]
February 16, 2012

Customized Parallel-PCI

LAVA’s Parallel-PCI card is well-regarded for its speed and compatibility in many systems and applications, but every so often someone needs something special. In the case […]
February 17, 2012

Retail Solutions Providers Association

We’d like to devote this blog post to promoting the RSPA (Retail Solutions Providers Association), the major retail technology group (now over 60 years old). If […]
February 28, 2012

Atlas POS

Atlas POS, a POS integrator specializing in Sharp ECRs, operates throughout Canada from Vancouver to Newfoundland. They have now used LAVA Ether-Serial Links and HQ-ST Plus […]
March 2, 2012

Raspberry Pi serial interfacing

The Raspberry Pi, the single-board computer that has been causing so much excitement lately, has actually got two serial ports. One is a “mini-uart” with interfacing […]
March 19, 2012

Photo Printing Kiosk

Kodak photo kiosk When Kodak was designing its photo kiosks it found the need for numerous input and output interfaces, as the kiosks were equipped with […]
March 22, 2012

PCIe Riser Cards

In a server room, space is at a premium. As a consequence, the hardware is placed in racks of a standardized width and height, with a […]
March 28, 2012

PLC Programming

Serial port connection to PLCs Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) are a specialized variety of computer typically used for controlling machinery on assembly lines and other systems […]