The AL-88 can either be used directly with another AL-88 or any other CopperLan-compliant device (peer-to-peer application) or integrated in a more complex network of CopperLan units. AL-88s are supplied ready to use, the actual linking is managed via the CopperLan Manager software. This freeware tool is also used to monitor the status of all CopperLan computers and equipment. The box can be controlled from any computer anywhere in the network.
- Auto-MDIX allows using straight-trough or cross-over UTP cable.
- peer to peer MIDI transport, on a channel basis, remapping and merging.
- peer to peer MIDI transport without mandating a computer.
- Upgrading the firmware is done via the network.
- Rugged 19" case with laser engraving.
- Built around a pair of powerful 32-bit processors offering 240 DMIPS.
1x network connector (100 Base-T Ethernet)
8x MIDI In, 8x MIDI Out
19", 1U high