Data acquisition adopts FireWire

National Instruments has announced a data acquisition device for the IEEE-1394 `FireWire’ serial bus. As a result, you get a hot pluggable device and plug and play configuration.

The DAQPad 6070E multifunction I/O device connects directly to Windows 98 PCs equipped with an IEEE-1394 serial port, or a PCI-to-1394 adapter. The device comes with National Instruments’ NI-DAQ driver software, and integrates seamlessley with the company’s automation software products, including LabVIEW, LabWindows/CVI and ComponentWorks.

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