The USB-2-X device is the engineers swiss army knife - equipped with a CAN interface, an IIC interface, a LIN interface, an SPI interface and an RS485 interface. It is connected to the PC via an USB interface. The USB-2-X device is mainly designed for use with some of the Trinamic evaluation kits, but it can also be used in any other purpose where a connection between a PC and a CAN interface, an IIC interface, a LIN interface, an SPI interface or an RS485 interface is needed. The software supplied with this product can be used with every version of the Windows operating system that supports USB (Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP). The USB-2-X device can be connected to USB 1.1 or USB 2.0 hosts and supports the full bitrate of 12MBit/s. It is fully powered by the bus, so no extra power supply is needed.