USB, IEEE 488 GPIB Instrument Control Device—The GPIB‑USB‑HS is an IEEE 488 controller device for computers with USB slots. The GPIB‑USB‑HS achieves maximum IEEE 488.2 performance. With no GPIB cable required for instrument connection, you can use the Hi‑Speed USB port to control up to 14 programmable GPIB instruments. This device is completely IEEE 488.2 compatible. The device includes a license for the NI‑488.2 driver software, providing maximum reliability for connecting to third-party instruments with GPIB.