April 5, 2012

Serial Device Server Applications White Paper

We’ve just added a new white paper to our collection of technical white papers. This one’s a survey of uses for serial device servers (LAVA’s Ether-Serial […]
April 5, 2012

Car Wash 5 Port Embedded Serial Device Server

Innovative Control Systems had a requirement for serial port control of a number of systems in a chain of automated car washes. In this setting, moisture […]
April 5, 2012

Tyco/ADT TTL Embedded RFID Reader

ADT Business Solutions, a division of Tyco, includes in its retail security products RFID security and inventory systems. They needed serial-to-Ethernet interfacing for one of their […]
April 11, 2012

Weather stations on the Internet

From backyard weather stations to nation-wide integrated systems, the Internet has transformed the collection, analysis, and distribution of weather information. By their nature, weather stations are […]
April 23, 2012

More on Raspberry Pi serial ports

This blog posting on the Raspberry Pi serial ports goes into a bit more detail than the last post on Raspberry PI serial interfacing, as it […]
April 24, 2012

New! Dual serial full-height PCIe card

We’ve just launched a new version of our DSerial-PCIe. This version is the DSerial-PCIe/LP (our low profile PCIe card), but fitted with a full-height bracket. The […]
April 25, 2012

RS-232 voltages

Recently, while blogging on the Raspberry Pi computer board, I’ve been reminded of the importance of paying attention to serial port voltage levels. While voltage levels […]
April 25, 2012

RS-232 full voltage range

When it comes to RS-232 electrical characteristics, there is one important thing to note: the voltage range for signalling in RS-232 is very wide, from 3 […]
May 1, 2012

Power over Ethernet (PoE) Serial Device Servers

Our popular one- and two-port serial device servers — the Ether-Serial Link 1-232-DB9, the 2-232-DB9, the 1-232-RJ45, and the 2-232-RJ45 — have now been spun into […]