DSX Communication Devices

Peripherals | Enrollment Readers

Communication Devices

DSX offers an array of communciation modules that function as convertors, adapters, routers and peripherals. Each module has been engineered to work with the DSX system and is covered by the DSX Warranty


DSX-LAN-D Ethernet to Serial Adapter

Provides local or Wide Area Network Communications between the Comm Server PC and Master Controller. The DSX software is inherently TCP/IP capable and can direct communications to a particular IP address and UDP port.


DSX-IP-Hub Sub Communications Router

DSX-IP-HUB is a communications interface that connects to the Master Controller and to the Network which allows Sub Controller Communication to be routed via IP through the network to standard DSX-LAN modules connected to Sub Controllers or clusters of Sub Controllers.


DSX-USB USB to RS-232/485 Communications Interface

Communications interface with removable terminal blocks. Powered by any 2.0 USB port through the supplied cable and provides an RS-232 output including DTR and a simultaneous RS-485 4-wire output


DSX-MCI RS-232/485 Adapter

Single channel RS-232 to RS-485 convertor for Master or Sub Communications.


DSX-1035 Communications Quadraplexor

Protocol independent Master to Sub Star Wiring Hub
1 - RS-232 input
1 - RS-232 output
1 - RS-485 input
4- RS-485 outputs


DSX-Dial-Up Modem

Small DC powered dial up modem for Legacy Systems that require it.


DSX-FRB8 Fused Relay Board

DSX-FRB8 Relay Output Module is a fused relay board that provides 8 Form C relay outputs fused at 1A. Each relay has a 1A fuse in line with the common terminal. The module requires a constant +12V and Ground from the DSX-CDM and an open collector negative for activation of each relay typically from output number 2 of a 1042.


DSX-CRT 2/4 Card Read Translator

The DSX-CRT is used to receive a secure IP packet over the customers network and translate it to a Wiegand card read or a pulsed output. The CRT is a gateway for other systems such as Visitor Management, Facial Recognition, Mask Verification, Parking, or other to send a Card Read or Access request or an alarm to DSX.

Enrollment Readers

    Standard Enrollment

    EnrollmentStandard Enrollment Reader is a USB Connected desktop reader that can read 125KHz or 13.5MHz Cards. The unit is programmed and formatted for DSX. The reader inserts Card Number in Code field and allows for quick and consistent entry of card numbers.


    FIPS Enrollment


    FIPS Enrollment Reader is a USB Connected desktop reader programmed by DSX and formatted for DSX SQL. It Extracts the CHUID for unique card holder identification and the Expiration Date.


    CAC Enrollment


    CAC Enrollment Reader is a USB Connected HID PIV Class Reader Programmed by DSX and formatted for DSX SQL. The unit Reads FIPS 201 and CAC Cards and Inserts a 16 digit CHUID in the Code field / 75 or 200 bit. LED flashes and beeps when card is read.


    Standard Warranty

    With respect to any Products, or part thereof, manufactured by DSX, DSX warrants that for a period of two (2) years after the date of shipment, such Products shall be free of any material defects and shall perform substantially in accordance with DSX's specifications therefore. The sole obligation of DSX for any breach of warranty shall be, at its option, either (i) to repair or replace at its expense any such materially defective Products manufactured by it, or (ii) to take back such Products and refund DEALER the purchase price paid for the same. DEALER shall pay all freight, duty, brokers fees, insurance charges and other fees and charges for the return of any Products to DSX under this warranty. DSX shall pay freight and insurance charges for any repaired or replaced Products thereafter delivered to DEALER within the United States.

    Extended Warranty

    DSX now offers an Extended Warranty for its Hardware. This Extended Warranty expands on the Standard DSX Warranty to include Advanced Replacements and non-weekend Overnight Freight. A 3 year extended warranty can be purchased when the equipment is first purchased adding 3 additional years to the 2 year factory warranty rendering a full 5 Year Warranty. A 5 year extended warranty can be sold at a later time for existing equipment. Extended Warranties are sold and billed through the DSX Dealer and standard discounts apply. Extended Warranties are only sold on equipment purchased, to be installed or installed and operating in the Domestic United States.