Category: Network & Modems
Manufacturer: 3Com Corporation
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 0.76 MB
Operating System: Windows 98 / 95 / XP / Sun Systems
The 3Com EtherLink 10 ISA (3C509b) in PnP mode is best for users who want maximum performance for the PCI bus operating system. This Ethernet card includes a BNC, RJ-45 and AUI connectors. For installation, the 3Com EtherLink 10 ISA (3C509b) uses the AutoLink software, an application comprised of a single procedure. The 3C509b's complete SNMP administration is obtainable through the software TranScend PC Smart Agent. The software is DMI (Desktop Management Interface) enabled, which can be administered via DMI-Compliant application. The 3Com EtherLink 10 ISA (3C509b) in PnP driver is included in the EtherDisk software. It also includes the Parallel Tasking Architecture which is utilized in increasing the throughput and the bus mastering of the computer to provide a low consumption performance. The 3C509b has a transfer rate of up to 10 Mbps.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The 3Com EtherLink 10 ISA (3C509b) in PnP mode uses the ISA/ EISA, ISA as the type of interface with a minimum of 328 indoor ranges. A bus of 16-bit ISA is compatible with Windows, Sun systems, SCO UnixWare, Banyan Vines, Sunsoft, Novell Netware, and Solaris. It supports a Plug-in card and a networking speed of 10 Base T, 10 Base 2 as well as 10 Base 5 with a single port. In general terms, the 3C509b is an OSI layer 1 and 2, because it offers a physical gateway to the network which provides an addressing system via the MAC addresses. This will allow users to connect to the internet or within the LAN. These cards comprises of 48-bits of serials or MAC address saved within the card itself. The 3Com EtherLink 10 ISA (3C509b) implements the required circuitry using a particular data link and physical layer. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and 3Com EtherLink 10 ISA (3C509b) in PnP mode errors before installing any driver updates.