DS-510

Gigabit USB Device Server

The Silex DS-510 is designed to easily connect and share USB devices over a network. Printers, Scanners, Disk Drives, Card Readers, or virtually any other USB device can be now be enabled with network capability. It allows flexibility to place the USB device anywhere on the network instead of needing to be attached directly to the computer, and multiple users can access the USB device.

Gigabit USB Device Server

The Silex DS-510 is designed to easily connect and share USB devices over a network. Printers, scanners, disk drives, card readers, or virtually any other USB device can now be enabled with network capability. It allows flexibility to place the USB device anywhere on the network instead of needing to be attached directly to the computer, and multiple users can access the USB device.

High-Performance data throughput due to optimized performance and gigabit connection. When the device server is not used, the power supply to the USB bus is turned off to save energy. This device is ideal for virtual environments and Citrix Ready certified.
  • High data throughput and Gigabit connection
  • Energy Saver Mode
  • Printer AutoConnect features to share
  • Isochronous Transfer Mode
  • Best Compatibility with a variety of devices
  • Compatible with virtualization programs
  • Needs no drivers to use the USB devices
  • Product name: DS-510
  • Wired LAN: 10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T
  • Device interface: 2 x USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (type A)
  • OS: Windows 7/8/8.1/10, Windows Server 2019/
    2016/2012(R1, R2)/2008(R2), Mac OS X (PowerPC:
    Ver10.3.x to Ver10.5.x, Intel: Ver10.4.4 to
    Ver10.14.x)
  • Protocol supported: TCP/IP
  • Configuration:  Setup utility, Web browser, TELNET
  • Dimensions: W: 100mm x D: 100mm x H: 25.5mm
  • Weight: 96g (main body only)
  • Power supply:  AC adapter AC100V 50/60Hz

Software:

USB Device Server Setup
Click on the Software Application to download the latest software file for your product. 

SX-Virtual Link Downloads
Click the above link or on one of the options below:

Software Application Version Date Supported Operating Systems & Notes
SX-Virtual Link for Windows 4.4.1
Release Notes
3/17/2019

Improved connectivity with specific printers and USB devices

Supported Products:
SX-DS-3000WAN, SX-DS-4000U2, SX-3000GB, C-6600GB, C-6700WG, DS-510, DS-600, C-6800GB, DS-520AN, AP-501AC E model

Supported OS: 
Windows 10 (32/64 bit), Windows 8.1 (32/64 bit), Windows 8 (32/64 bit), Windows 7 (32/64 bit), Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012 (R2), Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008 (R2)

SX-Virtual Link for Macintosh 3.21.0
Release Notes
11/29/2018

Supported macOS:
10.14 Mojave

Silex-Virtual Link for Macintosh 10.15 Catalina BETA Release   2/3/2020

Supported macOS:
10.15 Catalina BETA Release

Download Instructions 

Known Limitations:  
The below devices do not work with SX Virtual Link Mac OS Catalina 10.15:

  • Printer
  • Web Camera
  • iPhone

These devices are capable of connecting to the SX Virtual Link, but the OS will not assign the driver to the device.

Please sign up here to receive updates on the progress of the BETA release and launch of the completed version.

SX-Virtual Link for Software as a Service

1.3.0 (SX-UPTP 3.9.1.0) 12/10/2019

Ideal for Virtual Environments

Allows SX-Virtual Link to run on the system as a service

Supported OS: 
Windows 10 (32/64 bit), Windows 8.1 (32/64 bit), Windows 8 (32/64 bit), Windows 7 (32/64 bit), Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012 (R2), Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008 (R2)

Command Line Script SX-Virtual Link*

1.2.0 5/18/2011

Script based version of SX-Virtual Link without GUI
(please see text file for instructions, only for experienced users, Windows version of utility is required in addition)

*Note: This software is a beta version and no official support will be available


AMC Manager

Firmware:

DS-510 version 1.4.0
Release Note: Upgraded to be compliant with California Cybersecurity Legislation (security enhancement: forces users to set the password for setting configuration before use).   

Warranty and RMA's:

Limited Warranty and RMA (Return Merchandise Authorization) Policy