IBM, Cisco move backbone battle to the test labs

Cooney, Michael
August 1997
Network World;08/18/97, Vol. 14 Issue 33, p78
Trade Publication
Reports on the results of performance tests conducted on International Business Machines Corp.'s 2216 mainframe channel-attached Multiaccess Connector and Cisco Systems Inc.'s 7500-based Channel Interface Processor channel-attached router. Performance; SNA passthrough; Internet protocol passthrough.


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