KNET


Categories:

Networks and Communication

Status:

 Not Supported

Vendor:

Spartacus International

Previous Vendors:

Fibronics International

Platforms:

z/OS  z/VM  

Short Description:

TCP/IP stack
 

Detail:

Kangaroo Net. TCP/IP stack created initially for VM, and later for MVS. Hardware to enable PC access to mainframes was also marketed, including the K200 Ethernet controller ad K3000 network controller. TCP/IP included FTP, Telnet, SMTP, NFS and 3270 emulation.

Initially developed by Fibronics International, which moved KNET to a newly created subsidiary, Spartacus International. Spartacus (and KNET) was later sold to Gulf Computers.


Entry last updated: 22-Dec-2012