ADLINK’s GPIB interface cards provide you with full compatibility with all your existing applications. ADLINK LPCI-3488A GPIB controller interface card, fully compatible with the IEEE 488 instrumentation control and communication standard. It is designed to meet the requirements for high performance and maximum programming portability.
The built-in 2KB FIFO and a block transfer mode provide up to 1.5 MB/s GPIB transfer rate. With the APIs that are compatible with NI-488.2* and VISA support, the LPCI-3488A provides the greatest compatibility with your existing applications and instrument drivers (* NI-488.2 mentioned herein is the trademarks and properties of National Instruments Corporation).
ADLINK’s GPIB interface solutions are delivered with complete software support, including a driver API set that is fully binary compatible with NI-488.2* driver. All programs written based on the GPIB-32.DLL library can be executed with the USB-3488A without any modification.
The VISA library is also supported to ensure compatibility with applications utilizing VISA. Regardless if you are using VC++, VB, Delphi, LabVIEW*, or any other T&M ADEs.
The ADLINK USB-3488A provides “Plug and Play” compatibility with all your existing applications. The USB-3488A GPIB interface provides a direct connection between the USB port on a desktop or laptop computer to GPIB instrumention.
With the USB-3488A GPIB interface and its USB Plug and Play feature, GPIB instruments can be connected and disconnected without having to shut down the computer. No external power supplies are necessary. The USB-3488A GPIB interface is equiped with a 2 meter USB cable that is USB 2.0 compliant.