If you have a Compact PCI Express or PXI Express type peripheral card, you can use it outside of this computer system: - PCI Express desktop, with our xprs-host-dt product - ExpressCard notebook, with our xprs-host-ec product
Software support The XPRS line of products function on all operating systems which have support for PCI Express (desktop), or ExpressCard (notebook) systems. Our installation software offers additional software support under: - Windows - 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista, Server 2008, 7, 8.1 - Linux - 3.x.xx kernels - Mac OS X 10.5, and later
1. Choose a host card. The xprs-cpcie is supported by a variety of host cards. A selection for choosing of a host card is included on this ordering page: - xprs-host-dt on a PCI Express desktop system - or, xprs-host-ec on a notebook system with an ExpressCard slot Or, you can order separately host cards on their product pages.
2. Powering needs and Enclosures. The Compact PCI Express, or PXI Express interface requires either 3.3V only, or 3.3V and 12V to be supplied for the cPCIe / PXIe card. If a peripheral card uses 3.3V only with low current consumption, the card may be powered directly through the cables. If unsure on the power requirements of a particular cPCIe / PXIe card, please use our PWR-3V products to have 3.3V power supplied to XPRS-cPCIe for the cPCIe / PXIe card.
3. Software developers. The installation software includes a simple / basic API set for software developers. Our SDKBUS product has an extensive API set for software developers as well. If you have access to the source code for the specific peripheral card, and want to have it supported under Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, you may consider using our API set.
Price - in US Dollars: $89US each
ARS Technologies offers quantity discounts as follows: