twinax card

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twinax card

An expansion card that turned a desktop computer into a 5250 terminal to an IBM midrange system (AS/400, System/3x). See twinaxial and Irma board.
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Additionally, a new 5250 emulator for AS/400 connectivity will also be included in this release, as well as WhatsUp, a diagnostic utility to help network administrators simplify the management of their TCP/IP networks.
Interaction is through 5250 screens supported by 5250 emulators on Windows PCs.
The Reflection Suite for TCP includes Telnet (TN) versions of WRQ's popular 3270 and 5250 emulators, including TN3270E, a new IETF standard that provides SNA functionality not previously available over TCP/IP.
NetSoft's NS/Router is the industry's first native Windows router software for PC-to-AS/400 and has become the defacto standard for Windows-to-AS/400 connectivity supporting IBM's standards and third party 5250 emulators and client server applications.
The HP Windows Client also can be used with other DOS- and Windows-based terminal-emulation products, including X Windows System, 3270 and 5250 emulators.