I-O 5430e Multi-protocol Print Server
The I-O 5430e attaches one parallel printer directly to a 10 or 100 Mbps Ethernet LAN, and supports multiple protocols including TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, and NetBIOS. This support allows the I-O 5430e to be used with a varity of operating systems including Windows, Novell, Unix, OS/400, and OS/390. The I-O 5430e also supports one IBM printer session featuring I-O's field-proven IBM printer emulations. Combined, these unique caracteristics enable users to share printer resources even when several different operating systems are in use.
* No longer available as of 2/1/2021 and replacement unit is the 5750e, which supports up to 3 printers similar to that of the 5430e.