Printer Friendly

Eicon Networks Expands Support for Linux-based Servers With Eiconcard Connections for Linux; Eicon Expands Software Support for Linux Connectivity Solutions.

Business/Technology Editors


Eicon Networks Corporation, a worldwide provider of secure Internet connectivity products, today announced the release of Eiconcard Connections for Linux, a software package that provides driver support for WAN connectivity on the Linux platform.

This new product reinforces Eicon's position as a leader in WAN connectivity and demonstrates Eicon's continued support for the fast-growing Linux market.

Eiconcard Connections for Linux includes the following features:
-- Support for Red Hat Linux 6.1 and 6.2

-- Full support for PCI based Eiconcards

-- Support for IP Routing over WAN - X.25, Frame Relay and PPP

-- SNMP support

-- ISDN backup capabilities with the Eiconcard S91

-- Support for TTY over X.25 using Host PAD and Terminal PAD features

-- Eiconcard X.25 Development Tool programming library for custom development

Designed for use with Eicon's S-Series family of Eiconcard WAN interface adapters, Eiconcard Connections for Linux offers network administrators everything they need to connect a Linux server to a corporate Wide Area Network. S-Series Eiconcards are high-speed intelligent WAN interface cards, mainly used with branch office LAN application servers, that work superbly in a Linux environment. Combined with Eiconcard Connections for Linux, this hardware and software solution will provide the ideal functionality necessary for the thin server and network appliance markets.

"Corporations are increasingly adopting Linux-based servers for their Internet connectivity and remote access needs," said Andre Allore, Eicon Networks' Product Group Manager for WAN Communications. "The Linux platform is affordable, stable and secure, and is a viable solution for corporate data networks with WAN connectivity requirements. Eicon is prepared to meet the exploding demand for Linux-based networking solutions with products like Eiconcard Connections for Linux."

About Eicon Networks

Eicon Networks is a worldwide provider of secure Internet connectivity products. The company's portfolio includes a full range of products for connecting PCs and network servers to the Internet and corporate networks, secure communications gateways and media gateways for voice over IP and unified messaging. Eicon distributes, markets and supports its products in more than 80 countries through a network of channel partners, telecommunications companies (telcos), Internet Service Providers (ISPs), and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). Information about Eicon Networks is available at Eicon Networks is a business unit of i-data international a-s. More information about i-data can be found at

Eicon and Eiconcards are registered trademarks of Eicon Networks Corporation. All other trademarks are the property of their owners.

Note to editors: If you are interested in viewing additional information about Eicon Networks, please visit the Eicon Press Release Web page at
COPYRIGHT 2001 Business Wire
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2001, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Business Wire
Date:May 3, 2001
Previous Article:Revit Technology Brings Advanced Design and Production Technology to National A/E Design Firm; Parametric Building Modeler Eliminates Repetitious...
Next Article:STMicroelectronics Takes Industry Lead for Speed With Fast 512 Kbit Serial Paged Flash Memory; Features Include a 20-MHz SPI-Compatible Serial Bus...

Related Articles
Eicon Announces Complete Support for Windows 2000.
Eicon Wins Top Award From SCO WORLD Magazine.
Eicon Networks' Diva 2440 ADSL Router Auto-detects ADSL Network Configuration.
Eicon Networks Partners With VIGILANTe to Deliver Only VPN Solution With Automated Security Assessment Feature.
Eicon Networks Expands X.25 Connectivity Offerings With the Eicon 1530 WAN Router.
Eicon Networks' Diva ADSL Products Prove Commercial Muscle in Europe.
Eicon Offers ACCPAC Server-Based Fax Solution in North America.
Eicon Networks XPeriences A Better Connection; Eicon Networks Provides Unparalleled Connectivity For Microsoft Windows XP.
Fujitsu Includes Eiconcards in Series 8000 Family of Automated Teller Machines.
Eicon Networks Releases New VPN Software, Version 2.3 of Safepipe Software Now Supports Microsoft's Remote VPN Client, Offering Additional...

Terms of use | Copyright © 2017 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters