[vcf-midatlantic] Anyone bringing IBM 3270 related items to VCF?

Jason Perkins perkins.jason at gmail.com
Thu Apr 14 15:28:06 EDT 2016

Wow, I didn't know it was so uncommon. I'll bring it along!

On Thu, Apr 14, 2016 at 3:20 PM, Jameel Akari via vcf-midatlantic
<vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>> On Thu, Apr 14, 2016 at 2:01 PM, Jason Perkins via vcf-midatlantic <
>> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>>> Is anyone bringing a machine which uses 3270 protocols over coax? I
>>> have an AppleLine 3270 adapter and I'd love to know if it works.
> I for one would love to see one of these in action.
> The author of this post and a related Macworld article would apparently like
> to talk to you:
> http://www.vintagecomputing.com/index.php/archives/1002/retro-scan-of-the-week-appleline
> I can only wish I had kept more of the IBM stuff from $oldjob^2, where a we
> scrapped at least one controller and gateway.
> Anybody know anybody at Sungard (Availability, i.e. disaster recovery) in
> Carlstadt, NJ?  The breadth and depth of IBM equipment they keep in-house
> is/was staggering.  It'd be fantastic if their not-needed-by-customers gear
> saw the light of day.  They did at least move an 029 punch and some model of
> sorter to be on display in the lobby. :)
> --
> Jameel Akari

Jason Perkins
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