Full Remote Control
All functions of the generators can
be controlled from the digital interfaces.
Arbitrary waveform data can also be
loaded using these interfaces.
An IVI driver for Windows is supplied
along with CVI and LV drivers. This
provides support for common applications such as LabView*,
LabWindows* and HP-VEE*.
LAN (Ethernet) with LXI
The LAN interface uses a standard 10/100
base-T Ethernet hardware connection with ICMP and TCP/IP
Protocol for connection to a Local Area Network or direct
connection to a single PC.
This interface supports LXI and is the most
appropriate for larger system use because of its scalable
The LAN interface is compliant with LXI
LXI is the next-generation, LAN-based modular architecture
standard for automated test systems managed by the LXI
Consortium, and is expected to become the successor to GPIB in
LXI (LAN eXtensions for
Learn more about LXI -
the next generation Ethernet based bus interface for instrument
USB provides a simple and convenient means
of connection to a PC and is particularly appropriate for small
USB has effectively replaced RS232 in many applications.
The interface uses a standard USB 2.0 hardware
connection and is implemented as virtual-COM port.
A USB driver is provided suitable for
As well as the rear mounted
USB device interface connector, a front mounted USB Host
interface connector allows USB Flash
memory to be connected.
GPIB (G models
These versions of the products are fitted with a GPIB
(IEEE-488) interface. They retain both the other interfaces, giving them even
* LabView and LabWindows are
trademarks of National Instruments.
HPVEE (now Agilent VEE) is a trademark of Agilent Technologies.
* USB interface is supported for Windows 2000, XP, Vista and
Windows 7. Further versions will be supported as
Windows is a trademark of Microsoft