ESCON


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ESCONEnterprise Storage Connectivity
ESCONEnterprise System Connection
ESCONEnterprise System Connection (IBM)
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Under the terms of the agreement, Data-Shield is to deliver Optica's Prizm technology to facilitate multi-channel FICON to ESCON (and Bus/Tag) conversion on S/390 and System z mainframes.
The WD-ESCON interface connects OSN systems to ESCON devices, which conform to the IBM standard for connecting mainframes to one another or to network devices.
Maxon's (Fail River, MA) new ESCON 36/3 EC is a 4-quadrant PWM servo controller designed for efficient control of brushless DC motors with Hall sensors tip to approximately 100 W.
The enhanced USP also offers multi-protocol consolidation of iSCSI, Fibre Channel, ESCON, FICON and NAS within a single storage services platform, the company claims.
How would you folks know that I just did the ILS 24 approach into KCRQ not two weeks before your December issue and discovered for myself the missing ESCON waypoint?
Luminex's VirtualBLUE line of parallel channel and ESCON emulators links IBM and plug-compatible mainframes with UNIX and Microsoft systems, resulting in improved operations and economics for large data centers.
As a result, EMC customers deploying mainframe environments can now utilize the FICON Management Server capabilities for in-band management of both FICON and ESCON devices from a single mainframe console.
The system includes two mainframe hosts (one for each site), four CNT storage devices, two ESCON directors, two Model B18 IBM tape servers and four AXO Virtual Tape Controller units.
And while Hinton agrees that IBM's ESCON could legitimately be viewed as the first storage area networking technology for S/390 mainframes, he doesn't seem convinced over IBM's contention that the newer FICON 100Mbps fibre optic channels are the right way to migrate the technology over to open SANs.
Western Reserve Care System, a 650-bed facility in Youngstown, Ohio, installed high-speed Enterprise System Connectivity (ESCON) fiber optic channels and an IBM mainframe in 1991.
maxon's new ESCON 36/2 DC is a 4-quadrant PWM servo controller for use with DC motors up to 72 W.
The PL-400 connectivity solution supports a variety of services, including: GbE, 1G/2G/4G FC & FICON, ESCON, Fast Ethernet, STM-1/4/16 SDH or OC-3/12/48 SONET, Infiniband, video (DVB-ASI) and GPON in any combination.
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