What about DSL Internet connection with Web browser access? I did a search
on Web emulation and ran across ThinView (www.thinview.com). Have not used
so cannot comment. Good luck!
From: D.BALE@handleman.com <D.BALE@handleman.com>
To: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com <MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com>
Date: Thursday, November 09, 2000 3:40 PM
Subject: Leased Line vs. ???
>A situation came up where we need to stick an AS/400 "workstation" &
>in Hawaii and "attach" it to an AS/400 in Reno, Nevada. They're talking
>getting a leased line to do this at a startup cost of $1000 and monthly
>Traffic volume is not expected to be significant; this workstation would be
>used primarily to request a shipping label to be printed on the label
> The display will be a PC, not a dumb terminal.
>What are some other options that could be considered at less cost? Dial-up
>absolutely out of the question.
>I thought I had heard VPN (virtual private network) being used as a
>lower-cost, reliable alternative to leased line, but my memory is fuzzy on
>Any help on this would be greatly appreciated.
>IT - AS/400
>248-362-4400 Ext. 4952
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