Packet Engines premieres powerful routing switch

Daniels, Jodi
October 1997
Network World;10/20/97, Vol. 14 Issue 42, p17
Trade Publication
Reports on the debut of Packet Engines Inc.'s PE-1884 routing switch. Backplane capacity and maximum number of Gigabit Ethernet ports; Comparison with other routing switches; Price; Contact information.


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