Penril VCX Multiplexors

VCX 100

The Raymar-Telenetics Penril VCX 100 is a low cost, 4/8/16 port, switching statistical multiplexer. It can be used as a small data PBX, as a point-to-point multiplexer when connected to another VCX 100 or as a network extremity when connected to a VCX Networking Multiplexer.

VCX 250

The Raymar-Telenetics Penril VCX 250 is a cost effective, standalone multiplexer that connects local and remote async devices, such as host computers, terminals and printers. The VCX 250 is ideally configured, priced for remote site networking and is completley compatible with all VCX models. The VCX 250 combines the dual trunk functionality of the VCX 150 and the small footprint of the VCX 100 with high speed processing power.

VCX 500

The Raymar-Telenetics Penril VCX 500 is a networking product that provides high-speed async ports and trunks with a powerful 68360 processor to give the VCX users the best in technology. The VCX 500 can function as a Data PBX, an asynchronous X.25 PAD, a Statistical Multiplexer or any combination of these.

VCX 1000

The Raymar-Telenetics Penril VCX Multiplexors provide the foundation for networking products available from Raymar-Telenetics. Any desired functionality and size is available by selection of VCX hardware and software modules. The VCX 1000 can function as a Data PBX, X.25 PAD, statistical multiplexer, terminal server, or any combination of these. A single node can provide up to 304 ports or 36 trunks. Multiple nodes can be interconnected to form a wide-area network that supports thousands of terminals and a variety of computer resources. An extensive set of features and services allows network admins to effectively plan, manage, control and monitor their network.


VCX 100

  • Port Selection & Contention
  • Dual Sessions
  • Inactivity Timer
  • System Logger
  • Channel Priority
  • Speed Conversion
  • Flow Control Conversion
  • Local Echo
  • Series 6000 Manageable
  • Automatic Connections
  • Access Control
  • Usage Statistics
  • Port and Trunk Diagnostics
  • Autobaud
  • Partity Conversion
  • Configurable Attach/Detach Strings
  • Extremely Compact
  • 2.5″H x 10.1″D x 9.7″W

VCX 250

  • Powerful connectivity for remote async offices
  • Handles multiple configurations: Network Multiplexer, Data PBX, X.25 PAD, X.21 Concentrator,VCX Onward Linking
  • Flexible wide-area network support with dual WAN trunks: Dial-Up, Leased Line, X.25, X.21; Trunk speeds up to 128K bps
  • 4, 8, 16 async ports; DTE speeds up to 38.4Kbps
  • Easy to install and operate
  • Local and remote management. Downloadable software

VCX 500

  • High speed async port modules
  • 16 or 32 async ports
  • 16 asynchronous ports per module
  • Protocol Support includes:
    • 1200 to 115200 bps VCX P-P Muxing
    • High speed link modules X.25 1988 version
    • 1 link per module PSTN
    • 1200 to T1/E1 speeds X.21
    • RS232, V.35, RS530 Frame relay w/VCX 601 and/or VCX 604
  • Modular port and link modules
  • Provides a variety of local and remote network connectivity solutions
  • 1 to 4 links

VCX 1000

  • Provides a variety of local and remote network connectivity solutions
  • Allows seamless, transparent end-to-end connectivity for your asynchronous, synchronous, LAN and X.25 users
  • Provides comprehensive network wide management / configuration from a single location
  • Gives terminal server capabilities using LAT and TELNET
  • Hot-swapable modules, redundant power and backplane arbitration increases network availabilit

PEN-4900-018-Port Desktop

Part Number Description
PEN-4900-02 16-Port Desktop
PEN-4900-05 4-Port Desktop
PEN-4901-01 8-Port Card Set
PEN-4901-02 16-Port Card Set
PEN-4904-01 8-Port Expander Card
PEN-4905-01 V.11 Kit
PEN-4905-02 V.34 Kit
PEN-4906-01 X.25 Kit
PEN-4910-01 VCX 100 Rack
PEN-4911-01 VCX 100 Wall-Mount Kit

PEN-4100-011VCX 250 4-port Desktop/110V

Part Number Description
PEN-4100-012 VCX 250 8-port Desktop/110V
PEN-4100-013 VCX 250 16-port Desktop/110V
PEN-4104-001 VCX 8-port Expander
PEN-4105-001 VCX 250 V.24 Trunk
PEN-4105-002 VCX 250 V.11 Trunk
PEN-4105-003 VCX 250 V.35 Trunk
PEN-4106-001 VCX 250 X.25 Software
PEN-4101-011 VCX 250 4-port Card Set
PEN-4101-012 VCX 250 8-port Card Set
PEN-4101-013 VCX 250 16-port Card Set
Part Number Description
PEN-4450-01 VCX500 AC Chassis
PEN-4450-03 VCX500 DC Chassis
PEN-4454-01 16 Port Async Expander
PEN-4455-01 Link Trunk Module
PEN-4460-01 Software
PEN-4460-02 Software X.25
PEN-4456-01 AC Power Supply Spare
PEN-4456-02 DC Power Supply Spare
Part Number Description
PEN-4200-01 5-Slot Basic Unit
PEN-4200-02 5-Slot Basic Unit (red)
PEN-4200-03 19-Slot Basic Unit
PEN-4200-04 19-Slot Basic Unit (red)
PEN-4204-01 Arbitrator Card
PEN-4204-02 Redundant Arbitrator Card
PEN-4301-02 16-Port Async Line Card
PEN-4302-01 4-Port Async Line Card
PEN-4310-02 Dual Trunk RS-232 Sync Line Card
PEN-4311-02 Dual Trunk V.11 Sync Line Card
PEN-4312-02 Dual Trunk V.35 Sync Line Card
PEN-4320-01 ITDM Card
PEN-4325-XX VLAN Card
PEN-4501-02 Switching
PEN-4510-02 VCX Multiplexing
PEN-4520-01 XNET
PEN-4530-02 X.25 Interface
PEN-4590-02 64K Configuration Storage
PEN-4801-01 16-Port RS-232 Termination Panel
PEN-4802-01 8-Port RS-232 Termination Box
PEN-4804-01 16-Port RS-422 Termination Panel

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