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USB Universal Serial Bus informatics An external bus with transfer rates up to 12 Mbps, which accommodates up to 127 peripherals, replacing serial and parallel ports. Cf Firewire.
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A former disadvantage of parallel port - speed - has been overcome with the new IEEE 1284
parallel port standard.
Function 0 offers fast quad UART capability and Function 1 provides either an 8-bit local bus or a bi-directional IEEE 1284
parallel port supporting SPP, EPP and ECP products.
The RT8000 is compliant with the IEEE 1284