IBM DASD alternatives?

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at gmail.com
Thu Dec 8 13:57:40 CST 2005


William Donzelli wrote:
>>BTW, a 9332 DASD is significantly older than any S/390.  It came out 
>>around 1985 or 1986.  It's not much of a match for the S/390, 
>>considering the disks hold less than a GB apiece.  It even pre-dates 
>>ES/9000 by a few years.  I would guess that they were most popular with 
>>later-generation S/370's like the 3084 and 3090, and maybe even with 
>>smaller compatible machines like the 4381.
> 
> 
> DASD to the 9370 (the bomb), correct?

Sounds right.  It's the right size machine.  The only thing I don't know 
is when the 9370 was withdrawn.

Peace...  Sridhar



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