DISOSS


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DISOSS

(DIStributed Office Support System) An IBM mainframe centralized document distribution and filing application that runs under MVS. Its counterpart under VM is PROFS. It allows for email and the exchange of documents between a variety of IBM office devices, including word processors and PCs. DISOSS uses the SNADS messaging protocol.
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The new products include DDXF, a DISOSS document exchange facility; DHFC, a distributed host command facility; PrE, a printer emulator; Micro VMS operating system versions of the 3270 terminal emulator and gateway management; and a new version of the VAX/VMS operating system 2780/3780 protocol emulator.
Digital claims that DDXF was the first implementation of a direct interface to DISOSS by a computer manufacturer.