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WEPOS Support Makes Moxa's Serial Boards More Suitable for POS and Retail Markets

Earlier this year Microsoft announced theavailability of its new "Windows Embedded for Point of Service"software platform, referred to as WEPOS. This new software platform isbased on Microsoft Windows XP Embedded with Service Pack 2. WEPOS'ssuitability for retail and hospitality applications makes WEPOS thefirst Microsoft operating system developed for a specific verticalmarket.

Moxa's multiport serial boards have been popular for many years in thePOS/Retail industry. The good news for our POS/Retail customers is thatthe Windows XP drivers for Moxa's serial boards runs perfectly on theWEPOS operating system. To use Moxa's serial boards with WEPOS, usersshould download the Windows XP driver for the board.

Moxa multiport serial boards include models that support ISA, PCI, andUniversal PCI V2 connection types, serial communication speed up to921.6 Kbps, and various connection cables and boxes for RS-232/422/485interfaces. In addition, the CP-104UL V2 , CP-132UL V2 , and CP-132UL-I V2 boards are MD1 low profile boards for compact PCs. For addedprotection, many boards come with 15 KV ESD Surge Protection and 2 KVOptical Isolation Protection.

About Moxa: Your Trusted Partner in Automation

Moxa is a leading provider of edge connectivity, industrial computing, and network infrastructure solutions for enabling connectivity for the Industrial Internet of Things. With over 30 years of industry experience, Moxa has connected more than 50 million devices worldwide and has a distribution and service network that reaches customers in more than 70 countries. Moxa delivers lasting business value by empowering industry with reliable networks and sincere service for industrial communications infrastructures. Information about Moxa’s solutions is available at www.moxa.com.