The MS-Connect 5100 serves as a data collector and manager for automatic ID networks with Microscan readers. Use the MSConnect 5100 to connect and configure up to 32 readers in minutes with simple menu-driven software. The compact device features multiple communication options, including Ethernet protocols for high speed communication with a host.
The MS-Connect 5100 provides an ideal communication tool for use with any Microscan scanner or imager.
Protocols: The MS-Connect 5100 provides communication to a host using serial or Ethernet communication.
Ethernet: TCP/IP and Ethernet IP protocols are available out of the box. Other protocols are available with optional expansion cards.
Continuous Polling: The MS-Connect 5100 uses RS-485 multidrop protocol for uninterrupted communication between the concentrator and the multidrop network.
Programming Ports: The MS-Connect 5100 can be easily programmed using the USB port or the RS-232 port via an RJ12 connector.
Time and Date Stamp: This option allows the user to select the time and date format to prepend to the data decoded by a reader.
Simple Configuration: ESP software allows you to configure the MS-Connect 5100 and the networked readers within minutes.