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Irma boardThe first 3270 emulator for PCs. Introduced in 1982, it was the first product to provide PC to IBM host connectivity. Irma was originally spelled all caps (IRMA) and was developed by Digital Communications Associates (DCA), which later merged with and became part of Attachmate Corporation. See twinax card.
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I don't access the library's catalogs through a communications program, but through an IRMA board
in a PC that provides a direct connection to the campus computer center.
AN IBM 3270 emulation board or an IRMA board
(a physical connection to a mainframe computer) and a mainframe account are also required.
Representation on the IRMA Board
of Directors provides SAVVIS with the opportunity to influence the future of the recording media industry.