Hawk product list

Customers are offered in-depth training and documentation from Graphic Computer Consultants with additional support assistance from the manufacturer, Strobe Data, Inc. Support is also provided by access to the Strobe Data Bulletin Board, the internet, e-mail and/or telephone assistance. All products manufactured by Strobe Data carry a one year warranty.

Product Description

CATEGORY I (CURRENT PRODUCTS)

        NOVA REPLACEMENTS

    1.  Hawk-N.(P/N 9322 N) Basic Hawk Co-Processor card set with
        480 kbyte memory. Includes microcoded instruction for Nova 4X. 
        Executes Nova ALU instructions in 275 nanoseconds,  3X CPU perfor-
        mance of actual Nova 4. Firmware floating point included. ISA bus
        compatible, two slots required.

    2.  Hawk-NF.(P/N 9322 NF) Hawk Co-Processor (Hawk-N) including
        hardware floating point option, two slots required.
        290K Whetstones/second under Fortran V.

    3.  Hawk-NI.(P/N 9322 NI) Hawk Co-Processor (Hawk-N) including I/O bus
        adapter with control logic for DG-compatible I/O devices, two
        slots required. Supports both Programmed and Data Channel I/O.
        ECLIPSE REPLACEMENTS

    4.  Hawk-E.(P/N 9322 E) Basic Hawk Co-Processor card set with
        2.0 Mbyte memory and microcoded instructions for Nova 4X and
        Eclipse S280. Executes ALU instructions in 275 nanoseconds. ISA
        bus compatible, two slots required. Approximate CPU performance of
        actual S280.

    5.  Hawk-EF.(P/N 9322 EF) Hawk Co-Processor (Hawk-E) including
        hardware floating point option, two slots required.
        430K Whetstones/second under Fortran V.

    6.  Hawk-EI.(P/N 9322 EI) Hawk Co-Processor (Hawk-E) including I/O bus
        adapter with control logic for DG-compatible I/O devices, two
        slots required. Supports both Programmed and Data Channel I/O.

        ACCESSORIES

    7.  I/O Bus Adapter Card.(P/N 9417 I/O) Single card includes control
        logic for DG-compatible devices, occupies one slot adjacent to
        Item 26. Supports both Programmed and Data Channel I/O. Used when
        I/O is required in addition to 26 Hawk.

    8.  Hawk I/O Factron Upgrade Kit. Includes software patches for
        303 (P/N 9417 I/O-303) and 333 (P/N 9417 I/O-333) testers. Two
        5.5 ft. (1.7 m) ribbon cables and two adapters (50 pin ribbon to
        50 pin DSub) are also provided.

    9.  Rack Mountable Hawk/PC Chassis.(P/N 9381) A slide-in replacement
        for a Nova/Eclipse. A 10.5 inch (267 mm) high chassis with a 5-
        position Nova/Eclipse backplane and card cage, 450 watt power
        supply, cooling and rack slides. Accommodates up to five DG-
        compatible   15" x 15" (381 x 381mm) boards, a PC motherboard,
        diskette drive and up to three visible half-height disk drive bays
        and one internal half-height drive bay.

   10.  B/E Board Backplane Extender for Nova/Eclipse. (P/N 9286-1015) 15"
        x 15" Backplane Adapter. Not to be used in production environment.
        Used with any I/O bus adapter during installation of Hawk system.
        Presents Nova/Eclipse bus signals on dual 50-pin connectors.  Two
        10 ft. (3 m) ribbon cables included.

                               Product Description
        

   11.  GPIB/IEEE 488 Interface Board.(P/N 9353GP1B) ISA compatible half-
        card. User provides cable.

   12.  Strobe Mux III Card & Panel (P/N 9565-16). ISA compatible card
        with 16 serial ports. User-configureable for RS-232 or RS-422
        modes. Eight communication rates from 110 through 38,400 Baud.

   13.  Strobe Mux III Card & Panel (P/N 9565-32). ISA compatible card
        with 32 serial ports. User-configureable for RS-232 or RS-422
        modes. Eight communication rates from 110 through 38,400 Baud.

   14.  Strobe Mux III Card, Panel & Power Supply (P/N 9565-16CPP). ISA
        compatible card with 16 serial ports.  User-configureable for RS-
        232, 20 mA current loop, or RS-422 modes.  Eight communication
        rates from 110 through 38,400 Baud. 20 mA current loop not
        reliable above 9,600 Baud.

   15.  Strobe Mux III Card, Panel & Power Supply (P/N 9565-32CPP).  ISA
        compatible card with 32 serial ports.  User-configureable for RS-
        232, 20 mA current loop, or RS-422 modes.  Eight communication
        rates from 110 through 38,400 Baud. 20 mA current loop not
        reliable above 9,600 Baud.
   16.  DG Compatible Floppy Disk Controller and External Drive. Comprises
        half-slot ISA compatible board and 8 in. (203 mm) drive. Contact
        Microsolutions (815) 745-3411 for the Compaticard controller and
        SAF (714) 770-1100 for the drive (power supply & cabinetry not
        included). Replaces Data General 1.2 Mbyte floppy drive (Part No.
        6097).

                               Product Description

        SOFTWARE

   17.  Hawk Installation Kit (extra copies).(P/N 2005-1100) Includes Hawk
        manual and diskette with Hawk environment software. Also includes
        the following diagnostic programs:
        DB0TEST           -                Tests Hawk/PC data transfers
        FIXWATCH/FIXSTAT  -                Tracks PC hard disk accesses
                                           and errors
        FPTESTPC          -                Tests PC memory and disk drives
        HAWKER            -                Tests Hawk cards


             Hawk Installation Diskettes only  (P/N 205-1100-D)
             Hawk Installation Manual only  (P/N 205-1100-M)

   18.  DOSLink.  RDOS utility that transfers files between RDOS and  DOS.
   19.  9-Track Tape Systems (DG Compatible). Hawk software drivers
        support for the Overland TX-8 or Electrovalue E1632-F controllers
        are included with Hawk support. Either tape subsystem supports any
        FORMATTED Pertec-compatible tape transport (800, 1600, 3200,  6250
        bpi). Contact Overland Data (800) 729-8725 or Electrovalue
        Industrial (201) 267-1117 for transport and controller.

   20.  18-Track Tape Systems (IBM 3480 Compatible). Hawk software drivers
        support for Overland PC3480 is included with Hawk support. Tape
        subsystem supports any FORMATTED IBM-compatible transport (39,873
        bpi). Contact Overland Data (800) 729-8725 for transport and
        controller.

   21.  NANOS. Virtually a Superset of RDOS, a real-time, multi-tasking,
        multi-user disk operating system with RDOS compatible commands and
        disk file structure, supporting up to 16 simultaneous users or
        grounds. Includes Hawk-specific performance enhancements such as
        pseudo DMA handling of TTY, QTY, ULM and ALM character output
        streams by the PC host.
             Eclipse Version  (P/N 205-1200-E)

             Nova Version  (P/N 205-1200-N)

   22.  NANOS-Plus.(P/N 205-1200-P) Disk operating system as described
        above, with additional device support providing direct access to
        DOS files and DOS directory structures.

   23.  VMux Hawk Virtual Multiplexer.(P/N 205-1500) Emulation of TTY,
        ALM, ULM, QTY ports using Novell's IPX packet protocol. Includes
        unlimited use of the network version of the D210 terminal emula-
        tor. Support for multiple Hawk servers on single network provided
        through purchase of additional VMUX licenses.

   24.  WinHawk Support Package.(P/N 205-1300) Compatible with Windows
        3.1, graphics and mouse-driven front end.

   25.  MICOS BASIC Operating System.

         Sixteen User Version  (P/N 205-1600)
         Thirty-two User Version  (P/N 205-1700)


                          CATEGORY II (EARLIER PRODUCTS)

        CARDS & CHIPS

   26.  Hawk Co-Processor. Single card includes co-processor and 512Kbyte
        memory. Runs DG minicomputer instructions at 300 nanosecond rate.
        ISA bus compatible, occupies one slot. For I/O Bus support, See
        Item 27.

        Nova Version  (P/N 9007 N)

        Eclipse Version  (P/N 9007 E)

   27.  I/O Bus Adapter Card.(P/N 9417 I/O) Single card includes control
        logic for DG-compatible devices, occupies one slot adjacent to
        Item 26. Supports both Programmed and Data Channel I/O. Used when
        I/O is required in addition to 26 Hawk.

   28.  Hawk I/O Bus Companion Card (Factron Version). Includes I/O card,
        software patches for 303 (P/N 9417 I/O-303) or 333 (P/N 9417 I/O-
        333) testers, plus two 5.5 ft. (1.7 m) ribbon cables and two
        adapters (50 pin ribbon to 50 pin DSub), occupies one slot
        adjacent to Item 26.

   29.  Falcon 0.5 Mbyte Version (Nova)
        Contact - ADB Computer Systems at (011) 612-3-885-9601.

   30.  ICD9445 Microprocessor. Complete Nova instruction set and
        Fairchild (National Semiconductor) memory map. Plug compatible
        with Fairchild F9445 in most applications. CMOS.

         24 MHz Commercial Grade  (P/N 9445-PC)
         20 MHz Commercial Grade  (P/N 9445-DC)

         16 MHz Mil/Spec Grade

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