RS232 port logger hardware. Advantages and disadvantages.
- [-+] RS-232 Dataloggers are
either fitted with an internal battery that is rechargeable or use regular alkaline batteries. It is important to note
that low battery charge may cause some dataloggers to behave erratically.
- [+] Most rs232 data loggers store data in non-volatile
memory, which means the data will not be lost if the power supply fails.
- [-] RS232 dataloggers are very simple and can only create one file for all captured data.
- [-] RS232 data loggers require additional software to download the captured file to a computer.
- [-] In most cases, RS232 dataloggers cannot be accessed remotely.
RS232 port logger software.
The following list mostly characterizes our data logger software.
- [+] RS-232 datalogger software can create log files with unlimited size, because in HDD are very large now.
- [+] For example, our RS232 data logger allows to write real time data to a file, any database or an Excel file.
- [+] The RS232 data logger offers many data export options that you'll not find in rs232 data logger hardware. Just look at our plugins list - they can satisfy all possible requirements - all plugins are FREE1).
- [-] Our RS232 data logger requires any computer with Windows.
- [+] You can install the data logger software to an old existing computer and convert in to the perfect data logger. You can install it to central Windows data server and collect data from multiple sources.
- [+] For most users, a simple logger program that can be run under the operating system will prove sufficient for their purposes.
So if one of the following criteria has been satisfied, you should have a look at our rs232 port logger software:
- You have a computer or server with Windows.
- You need to export rs232 data to a database, a file in real time.
- You need to capture rs232 data to your existing application.
Additionally, our rs-232 port logger can filter our unnecessary rs232 data using several filter plugins, parse out and extract only necessary data from a data flow.
RS-232 Port Logger downloads
The rs232 port logger program and all plugins you can download from our download area. All plugins for rs232 port logger are bundled to several packages and can be downloaded here.
RS-232 Port Logging Glossary
Serial Port - a serial communication physical interface through which information transfers in or out one bit at a time (contrast parallel port).
RS232, RS-232 - usually identifies serial ports more or less compliant to the RS-232 standard.
COM port - The Microsoft MS-DOS and Windows environments refer to rs-232 ports and other serial ports (such as RS-422, RS-485) as COM ports: COM1, COM2.
1) for Professional or Enterprise customers, except two titles.