This cisco compatible console cable work on configuring a links’s router with a mac pro osx, works great for console connections, but you must still provide your own configuring software. Use a version of putty for mac to access the cli but others use various gui apps. Linksys is cisco’s soho grade, just make sure that the router is a managed one rather than having to utilize their based configuration utility.
Usb ftdi ft232r chip with rs232 level shifter
Support android, win 7, win 8, xp, 2000, linux, mac os used for cisco huawei router switches / microsoft (HCL) certified to be compatible with windows, no cd needed because the drivers are part of the os distribution. Windows 10 will install it automatically. Windows 7 you will need to download and install a driver on line
Supports hardware flow control used to implement the cisco break sequence