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Mon Aug 7 01:46:17 CDT 2006
William Donzelli wrote:
>> The deskside "S/390" is the IS/390, which is a PC running OS/2
>> containing a PCI card with an S/390 processor on it, and a bunch of
>> i960-based ARTIC960 CHANNEL-emulation cards. It doesn't really compare
>> with a full-size S/390.
> I seem to remember something that was more than just a tower - it
> might have weighed a few hundred pounds. Not a PC??
The IS/390 is quite a bit bigger than a tower. The next size up is the
MP/3000, which is about half the size of a full-size S/390, but it still
has a PC at its core somewhere.
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