IBM System/36

From: Richard A. Cini, Jr. <>
Date: Thu Jun 26 18:17:31 1997


        Although I have never seen one up-close, a company that I formerly worked for
had a System 36. I think that it is one of IBM's older mainframes/minis that
was the predecessor to the AS/400 (our S36 software ran unmodified on the

        It's based on a TwinAx-based network and has terminals connected to it with
snappy names such as the "3270" and the "5250". Line printers are also Twin-Ax

        I hope that this is the same one that I was thinking about (otherwise, ignore
the above <g>).

Rich Cini/WUGNET
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