modem pool

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modem pool

A collection of analog modems and software that let users dial out and remote users dial in to the next available modem. The modem pool may be internal or external to the remote access server. See network access server.
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FacetCorp's Windows to UNIX integration software, FacetWIN Version 3, includes a new Internet modem server and PC backup utility.
FacetCorp has debuted FacetWin Version 3, which includes a new Internet Modem Server and PC Backup utility.
The Internet Modem Server allows PC users to share a bank of UNIX modems in order to access the World Wide Web and for use with other Windows 95/98 applications.
FacetWin's Internet Modem Server provides a new option for businesses with a UNIX server.
"We look forward to presenting the Internet Modem Server and PC Backup/Restore features to our customers."
"The Internet Modem Server in FacetWin Version 3 fills a significant void in today's UNIX market," said Bill Demers, Marketing Manager with FacetCorp.
FacetWin provides a complete solution for Windows-to-UNIX integration, including transparent file & print services, terminal emulation, internet modem server, PC backup/restore, POP 3 email server, Simple Sign-On (SSO) and graphical administration.
Moreover, a modem server provides dialout service to those libraries that have no Internet connection.
Softwarehouse Corporation now has available Version 3.6 of the Connection Manager, Software's modem server package for IPX and NetBIOS networks.
Mike Krueger (krueger@tacticalsoftware.com) is co-founder and vice president of corporate development at Tactical Software, Manchester, NH, the independent software supplier of COM Port Redirector software for modem servers and serial servers from over 30 manufacturers.
The new logical resource allocation takes advantage of the inherent load balancing capabilities in most modem servers, providing a top-level of overview and control.