``Sony is clearly a leader in consumer electronics and was the co-developer of CD-ROM technology,'' said Jeff Loebbaka, vice president and general manager of Adaptec's Desktop Solutions. ``We are pleased to work together to bring reliable USB 2.0 performance to their CD-RW drives and speed the adoption of USB 2.0 by providing a robust USB 2.0 connectivity solution that meets the needs of consumers.''
USB2connect 3100LP is a USB-IF certified, 4-port host adapter for PCs and Macs that provides connectivity to both USB 1.1 and USB 2.0 devices. Adaptec's USB 2.0 drivers support Microsoft Windows® 98 Second Edition, Windows 2000 and Windows Millennium Edition operating systems. These Windows operating systems represent 70 percent of the nearly 500 million PCs installed worldwide. Adaptec's USB 2.0 drivers and PCI cards extend the availability of high-speed USB 2.0 performance to this large installed base of PCs..."