Multiport serial cards

Ron Reed rreed at ops.sgp.arm.gov
Thu Jun 6 16:07:00 CDT 2002


I would suggest using a RocketPort SI hub. It gives you 8 serial ports 
thru an ethernet interface. I have a Dell PE 2550 here that communicates 
with 10 different RocketPorts, (some of which that are over a hundred 
miles away thru T1 lines).

Ron Reed

Jeff Wolfe wrote:

>Hi Folks,
>
>I have a need to drive 3 or 4 serial ports on a 1550 running RedHat. Is
>anyone using a multiport async serial card on their 1550s? 
>I've been using Cyclom 4 port cards in the past, but the card I usually
>order appears to be a 5v card and won't insert in the PCI slots on the
>1550.
>
>Thanks.
>
>-JEff
>





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