SuperCom adds background connections

Version 7 also features thread-safe event reporting, extended XMODEM protocol and integrated TAPI support.
April 16, 2010 - 16:18
Feature Release

SuperCom is a versatile data communication library for Serial Communication, TCP/IP Communication, ISDN Communication and File transfer (Serial, ISDN, Modem, TAPI, TCP/IP). SuperCom offers an easy to use, flexible and portable API. The same API is used among different operating systems and hardware (Serial RS-232, RS-422, RS-485, ISDN, Modem, TAPI, TCP/IP). Adontec SuperCom functions provide solutions for data transmission via serial ports, dial-up connections using Modem, TCP/IP protocol or ISDN. Adontec SuperCom also provides file transfer functions supporting widely used standard protocols like ZMODEM, KERMIT, YMODEM, XMODEM, XMODEM/CRC, XMODEM-1K, ASCII. For the industrial professional special SuperCom packages include industrial protocols like 3964, RK512, AS511, LSV/2, MODBUS. SuperCom can be used in 16-bit, 32-bit and 64-bit applications.

Updates in version 7

  • DataPacket - Receive data packets based on some definitions
  • Trigger - Trigger events when custom data packets or strings received
  • DataFilter - Low level data filtering functions e.g. define ready made data filter or inspect and change data while received or transmited with custom functions.
  • Data Monitoring - Low level data monitoring functions, Integrated Debugging Library
  • Event Reporting - Thread-safe event reporting and synchronization with Windows controls or runtime library.
  • Threaded File Queue - File transmission using queues, working completely in background
  • Connecting in background - The connection attempt is working completely in background. The application does not freeze
  • Extended XMODEM protocol. XMODEM compatible incl. ZMODEM like features. The Extended XMODEM protocol offers buffers up to 64K for high speed file transfers, File Options (transmit file names, request a file from the sender, copare date, size etc.).
  • ZMODEM File Options - Instructions for the file receiver.
  • ZMODEM/8k block option and the powerful ADONTEC extension ZMODEM/32k (ZMODEM/64k shipped on request)
  • KERMIT Protocol
  • Integrated TAPI support.
  • Very Large Rx and Tx Buffers - Overcome known limitations.
  • Sharing Connections (e.g. TCP/IP or Serial) with a third party library is usually possible.

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Monitoring data with SuperCom 7.

SuperCom 7

Integrate enhanced serial communication into a variety of application platforms.

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