Cisco scales down mainframe connectivity

Songini, Marc; Duffy, Jim
November 1997
Network World;11/03/97, Vol. 14 Issue 44, p12
Trade Publication
Announces Cisco Systems Inc.'s plan to unveil a router module aimed to lower costs of linking its network gear to the mainframe. Features of the Channel Port Adapter (CPA) for the 7200 series; Mainframe channel connectivity offered by Cisco previously for its high-end 7500 series; Company's hopes for the CPA; Software features which the CPA will support.


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