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Comtrol Launches PortVision® DX Advanced Device Management Software

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota – May 22, 2013 – Comtrol Corporation today announced the release of PortVision® DX management software for its DeviceMaster and RocketLinx lines of industrial communications products. The new software, building on the success of PortVision DX, includes a number of feature enhancements and the addition of full support for the RocketLinx industrial Ethernet switch product line.

Released with support for all current Microsoft operating systems including Windows 8, PortVision DX enables one to remotely discover, configure, monitor, and manage Comtrol’s RocketLinx and DeviceMaster products from a single application. A detailed GUI interface, customizable notes, interactive help, basic and advanced network settings, and easy user guide access are all features which enable administrators using PortVision DX to simplify installation and management of a single switch or a large network deployment.

“The release of PortVision DX to facilitate installation, management, and monitoring of DeviceMaster and RocketLinx products from within a single application is just the latest element to distinguish Comtrol’s serial and networking communication products,” states David Boldt, Comtrol Director of Product Management, “With PortVision DX, Comtrol has eliminated the complicated patchwork of separate drivers, web interfaces, and proprietary software typically needed to deploy a network of industrial communications devices.”

PortVision DX management software is a free download for all new and existing users of Comtrol RocketLinx and DeviceMaster products. For more information and a download link, please visit

About Comtrol Corporation

For more than 30 years, Comtrol Corporation has been a manufacturer and provider of quality networking and industrial data communication products, specializing in industrial Ethernet and device connectivity. With representation across North America, EMEA, Asia and Latin America, Comtrol sells RocketLinx™ industrial grade Ethernet and Power over Ethernet switches, DeviceMaster® Ethernet device servers and gateways and RocketPort® multiport serial cards through distributors, resellers and integrators worldwide. Providing exceptional product and technical support, Comtrol establishes solutions for a wide range of security, energy, industrial automation and traffic and transportation applications. For more information, contact Comtrol Corporation at 800‐926‐6876 or visit

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