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    RapidWAN (RapidWAN ) : ATM88 PCMCIA

    ATM88 CardBus 25Mbps Adapter

    RapidWAN - ATM 88 PCMCIA card RapidWAN's ATM88 CardBus 25Mbps Adapter provides ATM connectivity to notebooks / laptops by means of its PCMCIA interface.
    These adapters support Switched Virtual Circuits (SVC), Permanent Virtual Circuits (PVC), Interim Local Management Interface (ILMI), IP over ATM (RFC 1577), PPP over ATM (RFC 2364) and ATM Forum LAN Emulation (LANE).


    • 32-bit, 33 MHz Cardbus slot (PCMCIA Type II)
    • Single +3.3V power
    • 4B/5B Encoding method
    • Support of ATM Forum s Traffic Management Specification 4.0(TM 4.0)
    • Standard 53 byte ATM cell per ANSI T1S1.5/92-002R3, 1TU 1.361 and ATM Forum UNI 3.0 & 3.1 specification
    • Supports ATM User Network Interface UNI 3.1: signaling, ATM address registration, and ILMI local management
    • Physical Layer option: 25 Mbps Unshielded Twisted Pair(UTP) Category 3 through Category 5 Copper media
    • UTOPIA interface for an external SAR device e.g. ADSL interface chip
    • Includes two 64 cell buffers in on-chip SRAM. One for Segmentation and another for Re-assembly
    • Software support:
      • Constant Bit Rate(CBR), Unspecified Bit Rate(UBR), and Available Bit Rate(ABR) service classes and Operation and Maintenance cells
      • Permanent Virtual Channel(PVC) and Switched Virtual Channel(SVC) signaling protocol
      • ATM Forum LAN Emulation 1.0, ATM Classical IP and Native ATM functionality
      • AAL5 type traffic and Raw Cell formats
      • PPP over ATM (PVC only)
      • Segmentation of 128 Virtual Channels(VC)connections simultaneously
      • 48 simultaneous and different transmission rates for high flexibility
      • Up to 8,064 virtual circuit of connections
      • Apple MacOS Open Transport, Windows98SE/ 2000(Dial-up service for ADSL/ATM option), and Linux 6.x.

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