FICON Channel Adapter

You can attach to a FICON channel as follows:

Note:
Longwave FICON adapter is not available on Txx models.

FICON adapters may run at 1 Gbps (1 000 000 000 bits per second) or 2 Gbps, depending on the equipment used.

For 1 Gbps adapter, the following guidelines apply:

For 2 Gbps adapter, the following guidelines apply:

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

Figure 24. FICON channel adapter options
FICON channel adapter options
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