Model 8065 Ethernet to GPIB Controller

ICS's Model 8065 Ethernet to GPIB Controller is a VXI-11 Gateway that connects easily to your computer's Ethernet port, company network or to the Internet to control GPIB instruments. The Model 8065 does not require special drivers and is compatible with the following systems:

LINUX, UNIX, SunOS, MAC OS X, HP-UX, IBM-AIX and Windows 2K or later Windows systems.

ICS's 8065 uses VXI-11 RPC calls for secure communication with virtually any computer. Easily programmed on a PC by making VISA calls or on a MAC/UNIX/LINUX computer with RPC calls. Special drivers are not required. See our extensive Application Notes or download our VXI-11 Tutorial and the VXI-11 Specification for more information about the VXI-11 Standard. ICS Electronics is the premier VXI-11 device supplier with 100% VXI-11 compliance in every product.

Model 8065 Ethernet to GPIB Controller

Photo- 8065 Ethernet Gateway

• Controls GPIB Devices anywhere there is a network or internet connection.

• No special driver required which eliminates driver problems.

• Controllable with Windows PC programs like C, Visual Basic, LabVIEW, VEE, etc that make VISA or SICL calls.

• Controllable from MAC/UNIX/LINUX and similar computers with RPC calls.

• VXI-11 compliant.

• Includes ICS's VXI-11 and VISA keyboard control programs.

• Works with Agilent, NI and Kikisui VISA libraries.

• Internal webserver lets you change network settings from any browser.

• Network connectivity eliminates GPIB Bus Extension problems.

• Allows multiple users to access the GPIB instruments.

• 8065 is our original Ethernet to GPIB Controller and recommended for replacement purposes with existing programs. Use the Model 9065 for new applications.

Data Sheet

See also
gpib-utils for linux

JGpibEnet for Java

PyVXI-11 for Python

Rack Mounting Kits

GPIB Cables


  Use the Model 9055 to add an Ethernet Interface to a single GPIB Instrument.

Notes: *The 8065 is a VXI-11.2 Gateway and a VXI-11.3 Gateway. The 8065 may also be described as a LAN to GPIB Controller, LAN GPIB Gateway or as an VXI-11 GPIB Gateway. Use the 8065 to replace Agilent's E2050 and E5810 Gateways.
Use the following links to see our other GPIB Controllers and GPIB Accessories.

Ethernet to GPIB Gateway - USB GPIB Controller - PCI GPIB Card - PXI/cPCI GPIB Controller - Serial GPIB Controller
ISA Bus GPIB Card - GPIB Cables and Accessories

VXI-11 Gateway - VXI11 Gateway - Ethernet to GPIB Controller - LAN GPIB Gateway - Ethernet GPIB Controllers