Inside Out Networks has introduced the Edgeport/421, a docking hub that allows the integration of newer USB devices alongside existing serial and parallel devices.
The device works across all brands of USB-enabled PCs, laptops and servers. The Edgeport/421 supplies an extra parallel printer port, two intelligent RS-232 serial ports and four power-managed USB ports. It can be upgraded directly from Inside Out Networks’ Web site and provides a seamless migration path to Windows 2000.
The Edgeport/421 ships complete with USB cable, drivers and power supply. It lists at $299 and is available from selected distributors and resellers worldwide.
Additional information is posted at http://www.ionetworks.com.