TITLE

New Gateway Service Accesses Major Vendors

PUB. DATE
March 1984
SOURCE
Information Today;Mar1984, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the announcement of Business Computer Network (BCN), a gateway system in operation, that its software for IBM personal computers using Hayes Smartmodems became available as of February 1, 1984. The diskette is free to BCN System subscribers, who are able to access 10 major online vendors without paying individual sign-up fees or minimum monthly charges. The software allows logon to BRS, CompuServe, Billboard, Dialog, I. P. Sharp, MJK Commodities, NewsNet, SDC Search, Security Data Service, and WSI Weather and Sports via one or two keystrokes, eliminating usual sign-on protocol.
ACCESSION #
18233922

 

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