PC servers get big iron boost

Songini, Marc
November 1998
Network World;11/02/98, Vol. 15 Issue 44, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of International Business Machines Corp. to bring mainframe-like throughput and high-end clustering capabilities to its Netfinity server line. Use of Future I/O bus architecture; Benefits from a mainframe-like channel.


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