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bisync

bisync

(BInary SYNChronous) A major category of synchronous communications protocols used in mainframe networks. Bisync communications require that both sending and receiving devices are synchronized before transmission of data is started. In the IBM world, bisync was superseded by SDLC. Contrast with asynchronous transmission. See SDLC.
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Nieczyporowski, staff specialist, and Wen Huang, staff analyst, developed emulations of the low order bisync and SNA device types.
The PSM/1060 can monitor from 16 to 512 lines with multiple protocol capability, including SNA 3270, bisync, asynchronous and Honeywell VIP.
In addition, DPS6-DSA can co-exist with SNA and bisync for communications with IBM systems.
In async and bisync protocols, which are character-oriented, the line-handlers are always looking for recognizable control characters, usually seven or eight bits long.
Besides 3270 support, the TP 3010 can be used to interface bisync 2780/3780 and asynchronous terminals and hosts to the Telenet network.
The systems support bisync and SNA-based communications and document transfer capabilities with IBM hosts, as well as document transfer capabilities to remote Honeywell host systems via the company's RNP and DSA networking protocols.
A variety of start-stop, bisync or SDL devices may be attached on the downstream side of the IBM 3710, which all appear to the SNA controller as Physical Unit Type 2 devices.
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With more than 14 years experience in more that 100,000 installations, Cleo 3780Plus is already the preferred bisync, RJE (remote Job Entry) solution," Schneider said.
Another way to equip micros for bisync operation is to install a communications adapter board in the micro along with 3270 emulation software.
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