Linux is a free operating system developed under the GNU Lesser General Public License , the source code for Linux is freely available to everyone. Linux is a cost-effective, reliable and secure operating system. It is constantly being updated and refined with the latest technologies. Linux gains greater acceptance throughout the computing industry.
Hilscher supports the use of Linux in the field of industrial communication.
And the CIF driver for Linux supports all Hilscher cards with Dual Port Memory Interface like CIF-50 PCI, Compact-PCI, PCMCIA and CIF-30/CIF-104 ISA cards and with all fieldbus protocols offered by Hilscher (e.g. PROFIBUS, InterBus, DeviceNet, CANopen etc.).