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FICON Channel Attachment ( Infoprint(R) 4100)

Notes:
  1. For longwave (LW) connections, use attachment Feature Code 9975/4175 for AFCCU microcode level 11.x and earlier. Use attachment Feature Code 9675/6475 for AFCCU microcode level 12.0 and later.
  2. For shortwave (SW) connections, use attachment Feature Code 9976/4176 for AFCCU microcode level 11.x and earlier. Use attachment Feature Code 9676/6476 for AFCCU microcode level 12.0 and later.

You can attach to a FICON(TM) channel as follows:

FICON attachments may run at 1 Gbps (1 000 000 000 bits per second) or 2 Gbps, depending on the equipment used. The FICON fiber channel network will auto-negotiate to the appropriate speed.

For 1 Gbps attachment, the following guidelines apply:

For 2 Gbps attachment, the following guidelines apply:

Set the host system missing-interrupt handler (MIH) timer for 15 minutes.

FICON attachment is available on all Infoprint 4100 models:

Figure 24. FICON channel attachment options
FICON channel attachment options
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