cPCI-3534/3538 Series
4/8-port Asynchronous Serial Communications Modules
■ 32-bit CompactPCI, PICMG 2.0 Rev 2.1
■ Plug-and-play, IRQ & I/O address automatically assigned by PCI BIOS
■ 4/8 asynchronized communications ports with intelligent buffer
■ Three RS-232 ports and one isolated RS-422/RS-485 port with 2500 VRMS isolation voltage (cPCI-3534)
■ Eight RS-232 ports (cPCI-3538)
■ Supports up to 2 cards per system
■ Suitable for modems, data display, data collection,
■ Rear I/O version is available for cPCI-3534R and cPCI-3538R
■ Support multiple OS
■ Surge protector in TXD/RXD signal line
■ Rugged DB-37 connector for cPCI-3534
■ Rugged DB-62 connector for cPCI-3538
Factory automation
Distributed monitoring & control systems
POS systems
Stock market systems
Traffic control systems
Software Support
Windows 2000/ME/XP
Linux drivers
■ Serial Communications Controller
■ System I/O Mapping
■ Port Capability Type: 16C550A compatible
Assigned by PCI BIOS
Shared IRQ
cPCI-3534: 3 independent RS-232 ports, and 1 isolated switch selectable RS-422/485 port
cPCI-3538: 8 independent RS-232 ports (Max. two cards per system, 8-port max.)
■ Baud Rate
■ Isolation Voltage
■ Connector
■ Operating Temperature
■ Storage Temperature
■ Humidity
■ Cable
Each port can be configured to 50 to 115,200 bps
2500 VRMS
DB37 female connector for cPCI-3534
DB62 female connector for cPCI-3538
0˚C to +60˚C
-20˚C to +70˚C
5% to 95%, non-condensing
External cable with 4 standard DB25 (C425M) /
DB9 (C409M) connectors for cPCI-3534
External cable with 8 standard DB25 (C825M) /
DB9 (C809M) connectors for cPCI-3538
Ordering Information
4-port asynchronous serial communications module
DB-37 to four DB-9 male cable for cPCI-3534
4-port asynchronous serial communications module with rear I/O support
DB-37 to four DB-25 male cable for cPCI-3534
8-port asynchronous serial communications module
8-port asynchronous serial communications module
with rear I/O support and C809M
Updated 03-28, 2012. ©2012 ADLINK Technology, Inc. All Rights Reserved. All specifications are subject to change without further notice.
DB-62 to eight DB-9 male cable for cPCI-3538
DB-62 to eight DB-25 male cable for cPCI-3538 10-4