Miglia Technology is now shipping a new PCI expansion card, the Miglia Alchemy FW + USB PCI card for PCI based Macs and clones. The PCI expansion card gives older computers the capability of attaching peripherals that require either FireWire or USB interfaces. According to Miglia Technology:
Miglia Technology, today announced the latest addition to its Alchemy range of PCI expansion cards the Miglia Alchemy FW + USB PCI card for all PCI based Apple computers and clones.
Miglia Alchemy FW + USB PCI enables users of PCI based computers (Mac and PC) to gain the additional connectivity options of both FireWire and USB using only one slot!
Miglia Alchemy FW +USB combination PCI card allows owners of older computers to add new peripherals that require either FIreWire or USB interfaces. Owners of newer computers that have either USB or FireWire benefit from additional ports enabling the user to connect more devices directly to the computer without the need for additional hubs. This benefit is increasingly important for users of multiple USB 1.0/1.1 devices, the two extra USB ports on the Miglia FW + USB PCI card allow 4 devices to be used at maximum bandwidth at the same time (two devices connected to the computer directly and 2 on the PCI card.
You can find more information about the Miglia Alchemy FW + USB PCI card at the Miglia Technology Web site. The Alchemy card is available for £99.00.