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Data sheet:

Com-Server OEM Mini, 10/100BT

  • Com-Server plug-in module

Ethernet TCP/IP for embedded systems

Details: Com-Server plug-in module

Properties

  • Network connection to TCP/IP Ethernet:
    • 10/100BT
  • Serial connection to embedded system:
    • Serial TTL level
    • optional RS232, RS485, RS422
  • Options:
    • All signals to header connectors
    • Alternative Ethernet connectors: Coax (10Base2), AUI, 100BaseFX
    • Customized board formats
    • Customized board functions, e.g. redundancy switching
    • Suitable RS232, RS485, RS422 modules available
  • Hardware:
    • Dimensions: 71 x 96 mm (or customer-specific format)
    • EMC-proof design
  • Software:
    • Full control on all properties of the module, including network addressing both from the network and the embedded side.
    • Behavior of the plug-in modules identical with that of other W&T Com-Servers. Existing equipment that doesn’t allow for built-in modules can thus be easily upgraded with a network connection.

Options for software integration:
The options for integration range from simple COM port redirection to user-friendly drag&drop programming in Visual Basic style on the PC side. More advanced options allow for the full integration of the end user. All the while, it is never necessary to program within the module, as it is fully equipped with all you need, while still flexible and controllable according to your requirements. You therefore maintain full control over the properties of your hardware. Network and web access is now achievable with a minimum investment of time and money. Make our advantage yours! For more information, please refer to the overview of ad-hoc solutions for embedded systems.

Application Description COM Port Redirector
Download COM Port Redirector for Windows 9x/ME
Download COM Port Redirector for Windows NT/2000/XP

Protocols

  • Serial port protocols:
    • XON/XOFF
    • Hardware handshake
    • SLIP
    • other protocols on request
  • Protocols for direct network connection:
    • TCP/IP:
      Socket, FTP, Telnet per client and server
    • Auxiliary protocols:
      ARP, RARP, DHCP/BOOTP,PING, RIP, SNMP
      Inventory keeping, group management
  • Protocols for paired Com-Server operation:
    (connect serial devices in pairs on the network)
    • Box-to-box mode TCP/IP

Technical data

  • Serial port:
    • 1 x UART-TTL
    • 2mm, 12-pin adapter
    • optional: RS232, RS485, RS422 modules
  • Baud rate:
    • 300 to 57,600 baud
  • Data format:
    • 7, 8 data bits, 1, 2 stop bits
    • No, Even, Odd parity
  • Flow control:
    • Hardware handshake or
    • XON/XOFF protocol
  • Network:
    • 10/100BT autosensing
  • Galvanic isolation:
    • min. 500 volts
  • Ambient storage temperature:
    • -40..+70°C
  • Dimensions:
    • 95.8 x 71.1 mm
    • Customized formats on request
  • Weight:
    • approx. 200 g
  • Supply voltage:
    • stab. 5V DC ±5%
  • Current consumption:
    • typically 475mA, max. 580mA @5V DC
    • (design with approx. 260mA in development)
  • Ambient operating temperature:
    • 0..+70°C
  • Scope of delivery:
    • 1x Com-Server plug-in module, 10/100BT