Advanced Peer-to-Peer Networking


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Advanced Peer-to-Peer Networking

(networking, product)
(APPN) IBM data communications support that routes data in a network between two or more APPC systems that need not be adjacent.
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By incorporating the Cisco 7000 family of router-based CIP and advanced peer-to-peer networking, HP believes its customers could achieve a significant up-front cost savings, better-managed TCP/IP and NetWare network traffic as a result of the following benefits:
The 3746 Nways Controller Model 950 is a multiprotocol switching node that is designed to integrate key networking technologies such as Advanced Peer-to-Peer Networking (APPN)(a), High Performance Routing (HPR), TCP/IP, frame relay and ATM.
Version 2 Release 2 of OS/400 increases support for Virtual Telecommunications Access Method (VTAM(A)) advanced peer-to-peer Networking (APPN(A)), including more efficient location of a target system, moving of applications and connecting multiple networks.
BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 1995--Cisco Systems will implement IBM's Advanced Peer-to-Peer Networking (APPN) on its family of multiprotocol routers in third quarter 1995, allowing the routers to carry both existing SNA traffic and native APPN traffic across networks that incorporate IBM protocols.
Version 2 Release 2 of OS/400 increases support for Virtual Telecommunications Access Method |VTAM(a)~ Advanced Peer-to-Peer Networking |APPN(a)~, including more efficient location of a target system, moving of applications and connecting multiple networks.
3Com, the first vendor to license and ship Advanced Peer-to-Peer Networking (APPN) from IBM (January 1994), continues to enhance its APPN implementations as well.

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