Specializing in Industrial Automation & Data Collection Since 1984

Serial Device Server


Advantech EKI-1528CI-DR 8-Port RS-232/422/485 Industrial Serial Device Server


SKU: EKI-1528CI-DR-AE Category:


  • 2 x 10/100 Mbps Ethernet ports for LAN redundancy
  • Provides COM port redirection (Virtual COM), TCP, and UDP operation modes
  • Supports up to 921.6 kbps and any baud rate setting
  • Allows a maximum of 5 hosts to access one serial port
  • Allows a maximum of 16 hosts to be accessed in TCP client mode
  • Built-in 15-kV ESD protection for all serial signals
  • Provides rich configuration methods including Windows utility, Telnet console and web browser
  • Supports 32/64-bit Windows XP/7/8.1/10, Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016/2019, and Linux
  • Automatic RS-485 data flow control
  • Supports line-to-line (2 kV) and line-to-ground (4 kV) surge protection
  • "I" models support a wide operating temperature
  • "CI" models support isolation and a wide operating temperature

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs