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Replace a serial printer with the PortStore - network serial buffer

A serial printer is still nowadays used to monitor reports from various devices like is a central alarm unit or fire alarm. Sometime it can be useful to monitor printed data over Ethernet network or simply replace the serial printer with any unit and collect data over the network. Application Note 25 describe how to use the PortStore unit (blackbox with 2MB flash memory inside) to store the data incoming to the serial port, buffer them and share over the network. You can replace with PortStore your serial printer or connect it in parallel with your printer.

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