The CG-PCIePCIx4IPS PCI Express to Quad PCI Slots Expansion Box is specially designed to expand 4 extra PCI slots from a PCI Express Slot. It is connected to a host PC with a PCIe adapter card, a cable, an ATX chassis bracket and the slot expansion board. The board is internally powered by the standard ATX power supply within the chassis. It provides instant PCI bus expansion via the PCI Express Bus (PCIe).
PCI Express provides a scalable, high-speed, serial I/O bus that maintains backward compatibility with PCI applications and drivers. Its architecture defines a high-performance, point-to-point, scalable, serial bus at speed of 250Mbytes/sec to 4GBytes/sec (and 8Gbytes/sec in the future).The complete product line offer many choices help you to expand and make your I/O resource grow with your requirements as this expansion box can be combined with a PCIe Host Adapter, a ExperssCard Host Adapter or even a PCI Host Adapter. A slightly smaller enclosure CG-PCIX4IPS is available.
Note:This product includes only the power supply, PCI board, and fan as shown in the pictures above. The PCI, PCIe, and Express cards are sold separately.