benefits in your Amiga
driver for PCI Ethernet network cards for
Mediator PCI released
Computer has released today a new version (1.2) of MediatorNET.device
for Mediator PCI for PCI Ethernet network cards.
new version of the driver enables simultaneous using
of several PCI
Ethernet cards in Amiga fitted with the Mediator PCI
of New Style Device (NSD) has been added and operation
have been optimised in order to reach the maximum transfer
MediatorNET.device is a Sana-2 standard driver. This
driver is compatible with all the Amiga TCP/IP software
packages which can access a Sana-2 driver (e.g. Miami,
MiamiDx, Genesis and AmiTCP).
PCI Ethernet network cards installed in Mediator PCI
are the fastest and the most cost-effective network
cards for Amiga computers at the moment.
Elbox Computer is offering PCI Ethernet cards with the
* RTL8029AS PCI local bus 32-bit single-chip Ethernet
* 16K byte SRAM built in
* Compliance with PCI V2.1
* Compliance with Ethernet II and IEEE802.3 10Base5,
* Support for the Full-Duplex function to double channel
* Support for Flow Control (802.3x) to improve network
performance in the
* Built-in data prefetch function to improve performance
* Built-in 10BaseT transceiver
* Auto-detect capability between the integrated 10BaseT
transceiver and AUI
* BNC and RJ-45 wiring connectors
* One LED on bracket providing LINK indicators
Suggested street price for PCI Ethernet card: EUR 25.00
Why do you need a network card in Amiga?
ethernet card enables connecting Amiga with other computers.
With such a connection you may have access to the Internet
with a modem
(regular modem, ISDN, SDI or commuted access) installed
in another computer.
the SAMBA package <http://www.amigasamba.org>,
you may use resources (files, printers, etc.) of computers
working under Windows 9x, Windows NT, DOS, OS/2 or UNIX
connected in one network.
you install 2 network cards in your computer and use
support for multiple interfaces available in the MiamiDx
package (www.nordicglobal.com), you may use a PPP dial-up
line and an Ethernet network connection at the same
time; also, you may exchange data between different
networks. MiamiDx is also offering the opportunity of
protection networks by way of a built-in firewall.
you still considering uses of a network upgrade?
Wait no longer -- the prices for this move are ridiculously
low when you go for Mediator, and the benefits are numerous.
Can you imagine being yourself able to get hold of all
the resources of other operational system AND keeping
your faithful Amiga computer at the same time?
So easy... now...
ELBOX COMPUTER, Press Department
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