09183168 is referenced by 2 patents and cites 10 patents.

An information handling system includes a service connector operable to receive an RS-232 signal and a USB signal. The service connector is a USB type connector. The information handling system also includes a voltage converter operable to convert the RS-232 signal from a first voltage level to a first serial signal at a second voltage level when a signal received by the service connector is the RS-232 signal, a protocol converter operable to convert the USB signal to a second serial signal at the second voltage level when the signal received by the service connector is the USB signal, and a UART operable to receive the first serial signal and the second serial signal.

Title
Dual mode USB and serial console port
Application Number
13/774713
Publication Number
9183168 (B2)
Application Date
February 22, 2013
Publication Date
November 10, 2015
Inventor
Kevin W Mundt
Austin
TX, US
Jason D Adrian
Cedar Park
TX, US
Agent
Larson Newman
Assignee
Dell Products
TX, US
IPC
G06F 13/38
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