dumb terminal

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dumb terminal

n.
A terminal that has no internal microprocessor and thus no processing power independent of its host computer.

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They enable setup, diagnostics and control to be conducted via a supervisory port and Telnet host, ASCII terminal or web terminal, or via an Ethernet port or dedicated management port and SNMP management station.
Boundless' ADDS C1099A is 100% compatible with HP's C1099A ASCII Terminal
All monitoring, configuration and control are performed via the front panel LCD or an ASCII terminal.
For IBM 327X users, SNS/TCPvt provides ASCII terminal emulation.
The Smart model IGEL-1100 Legacy is IGEL Technology's inexpensive alternative to ASCII terminal environments and can thus provide investment protection in the Legacy environment.
The unit will be offered with a 3 Year Return-to-Depot warranty, which is the same length of warranty that had been offered by IBM for their ASCII terminal products.
What's more, corporations have thousands of employees who need information but who do not rate a PC or expensive ASCII terminal.
Management is handled via in-band SNMP, Telnet, dial-up modem, or ASCII terminal.
The Tru-Blu 78 allows a standard asynchronous ASCII terminal to substitute for a synchronous 3278 terminal in SNA networks.
Through simple serial connections the switch may be connected to a network, an attached server, an industry-standard controller (Dataton), or an ASCII terminal.
Hauppauge, New York, August 4 /PRNewswire/ -- - Boundless' ADDS 3153 is 100% compatible with IBM's 3153 ASCII terminal
The unit also includes an ASCII terminal and an Ethernet 10BaseT interface for configuration and management.