FireBoard800-e Pro Dual is Unibrain's 1394b PCI Express x 1 add-in interface card, which features two 1394b (FireWire-800) busses with two 1394b 9 pin ports allocated for each bus.
Fireboard800-e Pro Dual is ideal for multi-camera acquisition systems that require fast and reliable data transfers to the host system.
The card allows simultaneous image acquisition from up to 16 cameras at total data throughput of 160 Mbps using a single x 1 PCIe slot, and utilizes deep isochronous FIFO's that guarantee an uninterrupted data flow.
IIDC FireWire digital cameras
Each bus of Fireboard800-e Pro Dual can connect up to 63 IIDC FireWire digital cameras in a peer-to-peer topology. Using Unibrain's Fire-i software you can connect up to 126 FireWire cameras and simultaneously control and stream simultaneously up to sixteen of them, thus providing an advanced interface solution for machine vision, security, GPS mapping and other professional applications.
External FireWire hard drives
You can connect a multiple array of external FireWire devices such as CD-R/W or DVD drives easily. Just plug-in any SBP2 FireWire external hard drive to the installed Fireboard800-e Pro Dual adapter and immediately add storage to your PC. Unibrain's Fireboard800-e Pro Dual has been thoroughly tested to operate seamlessly with Unibrain's entire range of external FireWire hard drives as well as any third party external storage devices.
Fireboard800-e Pro Dual is suitable for network applications. Using Unibrain's FireNet software, you can connect two or more Windows computers in a peer-to-peer network at 800 Mbps.
Digital videoProduct Highlights
Simply connect any DV or HD-DV camcorder to your PC or Mac via Unibrain Fireboard800-e Pro Dual host adapter. Capture, produce and share your digital video, with any digital video application fast and seamlessly, connecting and operating two camcorders simultaneously.
- Dual LSI FW643-e, high performance 1394b to PCI Express OHCI integrated link/PHY host controller chipset
- OHCI compliant/compatible with any FireWire device or peripheral
- Four fully backward compatible, Bilingual 1394b, 9 pin ports at up to 800 megabits per second
- Internal power connector for extra power stability
- Industrial 1394b screw lock cables support
- RoHS and WEEE compliant
- Sixteen independent isochronous transmit/receive DMA channels
- 160 Mbps total bandwidth throughput