Vendors Online

SLAC 30 Sep 1994

Some vendors are serving information to the worldnet.

Computing Companies

Cisco Systems, Inc.,'s Information Archive with networking materials for its customers and information on education.
Combinet, Inc.,'s home page with information on its networking products, newsletter, and ISDN.
Digital Equipment Corporation's WWW server with extensive DEC information (including the Customer Update), newsgroups and mailing lists, archives and public domain software, and access to Alpha AXP demo systems.
Enterprise Integration Technologies' WWW server, with information about the company and many other Internet resources.
The Hewlett-Packard Company's WWW server with news and information on products, contacts, services & support, the organization itself, and how to navigate its Web.
IBM Corporation's home page with information on its products, services, industry solutions, technology, research, and more.
IBM Almaden
IBM's home page for its Almaden Research Center. Material includes information on computer viruses, OS/2, REXX, and pointers to other IBM resources.
IBM RS/6000 and AIX
An IBM FTP server that includes IBM announcements, third party hardware guide, PTFs, and documents on multimedia. See also AIX 4.1.
IBM Kiosk for Education, developed at the University of Washington with IBM information, application software, and a bulletin board for people in the higher education community. Follow-on to ISAAC.
The Mathworks, Inc.,'s WWW server on the company and its products, e.g., the MATLAB program.
Microsoft Corporation's experimental WWW server with public information about the company and its products.
Network Computing Devices, Inc.,'s home page with corporate, product, and technical information, including material on its X terminals.
QMS, Inc.,'s home page with information on its document processing and printing products and services.
Silicon Graphics, Inc.,'s home page with marketing, product, class, technical, and other information on its high-performance visual computing systems. See also SGI info collected at the University of Montreal.
Sun Microsystems, Inc.,'s home page with product and service information. See also the Sun Archives at the University of North Carolina (UNC), including the Sunergy documents on computing usage and futures associated with Sunergy Satellite Broadcasts and Newsletters.

Publishers and Conference Organizers

FTP server for Addison-Wesley and related publishing houses.
O'Reilly & Associates' WWW Resource Center on their organization, its UNIX and Internet publications, and other products. Check out Known Smileys. See also the Global Network Navigator (GNN), an information center with several electronic publications and other resource centers. N.B.: ORA's Terms and Conditions of Use require subscription to GNN, a heretofore uncustomary restriction to information access on the Internet.
PTR Prentice Hall
Gopher server for PTR Prentice Hall's Online Catalogs, including Networking and Communications and Object-Oriented titles.
WAIS, Inc.,'s home page with information on its network publishing products and services including a technical overview of WAIS concepts.
ZD Expos
The ZD Expos home page on the various conferences it organizes, especially NetWorld+Interop, plus info on networking associations and other ZD Expos offerings.

Other Information Sources

You may also find the following SLAC pages interesting: Information Grab Bag, Network Reference Information.

Press here to go to the SLAC Home Page.

Or check out the following information elsewhere: CommerceNet, Commercial Services Directory, comp.newprod archive, Computer and Communication Companies.

This page was originally compiled by Joan Winters, starting from information in SLAC's Information Grab Bag and Network Reference Information.