Open transport clears the first hurdle

Dougherty, Elizabeth
November 1996
Macworld;Nov96, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p54
Discusses Apple's network strategy in addressing the changes in networking from LocalTalk to Ethernet, from AppleTalk to TCP/IP, and from classic networking to Open Transport. Open Transport as Macintosh OS's next-generation network and communications foundation; Details about version 1.5; Apple's playing catch-up in the field of network servers; Other details. INSET: Finally, Apple remote access goes PPP.


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