This is a list of vendors who provide computing and
networking products, publications and conferences of interest to the Stanford
Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC
Silicon Alley Computers,
KnowledgeTech now Intulogy,
Network Buyers Guide,
International cablemakers' federation.
OS/2 WWW Sites,
to be notified of updates to this page.
Network Buyer's Guide,
Silicon Alley Computers,
- Adobe Systems Incorporated's home page, including a permuted index to
their page titles and access to
Free Acrobat Readers
for viewing PDF files.
- Airtouch Communications provides wireless services such as paging,
cellular and PCS
phone services in many countries.
- America On Line
- Americal On Line (AOL) the largest provider of online services in the world.
- AMD is a global supplier of integrated circuits for the personal and
networked computer and communications markets.
- Andataco experts in network storage solutions.
- Apple's WWW site and their
Support & Information page with corporate info, product descriptions, technical services and
software updates. Also see Applewatch
for a constanatly updated set of links to Apple news culled from many sources.
- Ascend Communications, Inc. is a leading, worldwide provider of remote
networking solutions for corporate central sites, Carriers and Internet Service
Providers' points of presence, remote offices, mobile workers and
- AST Computer's Web site.
- Based on Linux this provides firewall, virus protection,
content filtering and spam protection
- AT&T is ;dedicated to three fundamental principles:
providing world-class customer service,
helping to care for the communities of which we are a part,
and being a clear leader in technological and product innovation."
- BBN Planet Internet Services.
- Black Box
- Source for cabling and network connectivity.
- Cabletron's WWW site provides customers with access to information
about Cabletron's products, services and technical support.
- Checkpoint provides
policy-based enterprise security and traffic management solutions
- Cisco Systems' Information Archive with networking materials
for its customers and information on education.
- Citrix Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of
multi-user application server software that extend the reach of
Microsoft* Windows* applications to remote users over the
extended enterprise network, corporate Intranet and public
- The Clarity Compatibility Server ensures that you can
always read e-mail attachments or enclosures.
- Claris International's home page with information on
products and demos, software library, sales and customer
assistance, and technical support.
- Combinet, Inc.,'s home page with information on its
networking products, newsletter, and ISDN.
- Comm-works a nationwide telecommunications installation company
offering managed IT outsourcing services such as computer networking,
cabling, infrastructure management, and wireless networking.
- Compaq's home page.
- Connectix supply QuickCam, RAM doubler and Speed Doubler.
- Covad is dedicated to delivering high-speed access
solutions that connect corporations to the home and
connect small businesses
to the Internet.
- Creative Labs
- Creative Labs is a leading provider of multimedia products and peripherals for personal computers.
They make the popular Sound Blaster interface for desktop audio.
- CREN (Corporation for Research and
- CREN serves education, research, and the rest of the Internet
community with software and services. CREN's focus is on supporting
educational outreach, worldwide collaboration, and
easy access to information resources throughout the network.
- DataFellows provides data security products in all the areas of IT security
including their F-Secure
- An easy, unbiased
way to compare and purchase telecom services and
products based on your needs.
- A collection of Internet Guides, Tutorials, and Training.
- Dell Computer Company's home page with products, support and corporate
- Digital Fountain
- Provide a delivery system for popular Internet content and rich media.
- Eudora (Qualcomm) home site.
- Execmail (used to be Simeon) provides high end, secure, mission
critical messaging over public networks.
- FairMarket, a leading auction site
specifically designed for the volume buyer of computers,
components, and peripherals.
- Farallon (maker of innovative plug and play networking products) Web server.
- Frame Technology
- Frame Technology is the maker of the FrameMaker publishing product that is
uaed at SLAC. They are now owned by Adobe.
- Frontier Software
- Frontier Software's Web site with information on the Netscout product
family of SNMP/RMON network monitoring devices.
- Geotrain provides training for the Internet.
- Global Village
- Global Village Communications Home page provides product information,
access to customer support etc.
- GTE is one of the
largest publicly held telecommunications companies in the world.
- Hilgraeve provides advanced communications software and services including
- The Hewlett-Packard Company's WWW server with news and information
on products, contacts, services & support, the organization
itself, and how to navigate its Web.
- IBM Corporation's home page with information on its products,
services, industry solutions, technology, research, and more.
in Austin on the hardware and AIX software and
Almaden Research Center,
OS/2 WWW Sites.
- IBM Kiosk for Education, developed at the
University of Washington with IBM information, application software,
and a bulletin board for people in the higher education community.
Follow-on to ISAAC.
- Innosoft International Inc.
- Innosoft home of the PMDF eMail Interconnect.
- Insignia is a worldwide supplier of software solutions that
enable our customers to use Windows applications on diverse systems
throughout the enterprise and over the Internet.
- Intel's home page with information on Processors & PCs,
Communications & Networking, PC Developer Support,
and Embedded Design Products. Also see
The Intel Owner's
- Intergraph's home page provides access to products and services,
user groups, etc.
- Iomega designs, manufactures and markets data storage solutions for personal
- Ipsilon, the IP switch company, with information on products,
support and services, and technology.
- Juniper Networks
- Juniper Networks is a supplier of scalable, high-performance platforms for
the public fiber-optic infrastructure.
- Keynote measures and manager Web site performance.
- LinuxFactor.com provides and supports complete Linux solutions.
- Logitech designs,
manufactures and markets human interface
devices that connect people and computers in
an intuitive and natural way.
- Waterloo Maple develops interactive mathematical
solutions for educators and
- Mathematica from Wolfram Research.
- Mathtools is a technical computing portal for all scientific
and engineering needs. The portal is free and contains over
20,000 useful links to technical computing programmers,
covering MATLAB, Java, Excel, C/C+, Fortran and others.
- The Mathworks, Inc.,'s WWW server on the company and its products,
- McAfee provides network security and management products.
- Metropolitan Fiber Systems (MFS) Communications compnay
is a wholly owned subsidiary
MFS runs MAE-West and MAE-East.
- Metricom provider of Wireless communications (see also Ricochet).
- Microsoft Corporation's experimental WWW server with public
information about the company and its products.
- Motorola is a manufacturer of communications, computing and semiconductor
- Network Applications Technology (N.A.T.) home page with company and
- Network Appliance
- NetApp provides filers --
appliances for the network to handle
- NBase Communications
- NBase an early GigaBit Ethernet switch vendor.
- Network Computing Devices, Inc.,'s home page with corporate, product,
and technical information, including material on its X terminals.
- NETCOM is a leading Internet Service Provider,
delivering complete Internet
solutions to individuals, businesses, and educational institutions.
- NetPredict helps you monitor, predict and optimize the performance of distributed business applications.
- Netscape's home page.
- Network General
- Network General Corporation's home page with sales, service and product
- NeXT Computer, Inc.'s site.
- Northern Telecom (Nortel) works with customers worldwide to design,
build, and integrate digital networks -- for communication,
information, entertainment, education, and commerce.
family of public-key cryptography
products providing encryption, digital signature and
automated key management for tens of thousands of users and beyond.
- Novell's home page with access to manuals, technical support, services
- Omtool develops client/server software solutions for network fax, document
management, and workgroup products.
- Open Horizon
- OPEN HORIZON, INC. is a leading provider of
connectivity software that assists organizations in moving
from departmental to enterprise-wide client/server
solutions. The company builds
first product to provide new or
existing applications with
plug-and-play access into
enterprise services, such as
heterogeneous databases, user
authentication, data encryption,
directory services and
- Optimal Networks
- Optimal Networks develops and sells a new generation of software
products for network modeling and analysis.
- Oracle's Information Highway home page.
- Pac Bell
- Pacific Bell's home page.
- PageWatch is a free service from MicroMat Computer Systems
that allows you to monitor your favorite WWW pages for
- Palm Computing
- Home of the PalmPilot connected organizers.
- PeopleSoft provides client/server solutions to
human resources, financials, materials management, distribution,
manufacturing, and industry solutions.
- PictureTalk Communicator is PictureTalk's client software for
real-time visual communication
over intranets and the Internet. It is used by ESnet's
- PictureTel a Global Video Conferencing company.
- Process Software develops, sells, and supports TCP/IP and IP resource
management networking software solutions for the enterprise.
The companys key products include TCPware® and MultiNet®, and its new
Directory-centric IPworks® suite of cross platform IP resource
- CSCI Pro-Assist
- is an ISP independent managed VPN services provider of high security
wide area networking solutions
- Puma Technology (makers of the Intellisync) provide products to
synchronize calendar, address
book and other pertinent information on handheld and other smart devices.
- PV-Wave is a 4th generation grpahical visualization language package from
- QMS, Inc.,'s home page with information on its
document processing and printing products and services.
- Quadralay make applications such as WebWorks Publisher
that allow one to create
Web HTML pages using FrameMaker.
- Quadritek (now part of Lucent)
provides software solutions for intergrated IP services management,
- QUALCOMM Incorporated is a leading supplier of digital wireless
communications products and technologies.
- Internet tools provider.
- Qwest is a global communications company building a
high-capacity, fiber optic, Internet Protocol (IP)-based network to
deliver a new
generation of multimedia, data and voice communications services and
- REalNetworks develops and markets software products andd services designed
to enable users of personal computers and other digital devices to send and receive
real-time media using today's infrastructure.
- RedCreek has developed low-cost, high-speed products and services to
address comprehencsive network security.
- Red Hat, Inc. is a Linux software development company.
- Ricochet a leading provider of two-way
wireless data communications and scaleable wide area networks. They also
have an Academic
- SAS Institute,
Software for Successful Decision Making.
- Seagate's home page for information on storage and software products,
technical support and product specifications.
- Security Dynamics
- Security Dynamics, a worldwide leader in information security systems,
develops, markets and supports software and hardware
products that prevent unauthorized access to information on
host computers and networks.
- Silicon Graphics, Inc.,'s home page with marketing, product, class,
technical, and other information on its high-performance visual
- The SkyX Gateway system replaces TCP over the satellite link
with a protocol optimized for the long latency, high loss,
asymmetric bandwidth conditions typical of satellite
- Softree develops and markets high quality scientific and
engineering software for applications in the natural resource industries.
- S-Plus from MathSoft combines sophisticated data analysis
techniques with a smooth and intuitive interface,
giving a broad range of users access to powerful
analysis and visualization techniques.
- Stanford Bookstore MicroDisc
- Stanford Bookstore MicroDisc provides Product Information, Prices,
Ordering Guidelines, hours, location, and policy.
- StarNet Communications makers of Xwin32.
- Internet Servers and Email Software Solutions for the Mac including the
- Storage Technology
- Storage Tecnology Corporation Online.
- Sun Microsystems, Inc.,'s home page with product and service
See also the
at the University of North Carolina (UNC).
- Tektronix Test and Measurement
- Tektronix's home page with information on printers, networking (including
Xterminals), video, and measurement products.
- Resource for telephone adapters, phone plug adapters,
acoustic couplers, cellular
and mobile phone connections, laptop batteries,
digital PBX adapters, and power plug adaptors.
- Telamon manufacturer of the Telalert paging system.
- Telex Computer Audio Group produces premier computer microphones and noise
canceling headsets enabling speech dictation, speech recognition, video
conferencing, Internet telephony, computer telephony and other computer
- TGV's home page with products & services,
customer support and company information.
- Tivoli, an independent business unit of IBM,
provides TME10 (Tivoli Management Environment) a standard for
managing network computing.
- makes networking switches using information from all seven
layers of the OS model.
- Toshiba's products include information and communications systems,
electronic components, heavy electrical apparatus, electronic
consumer goods and medical diagnostic imaging equipment, and it is
a manufacturer of semiconductors
laptops and personal notebook computers.
- Trend Micro
- Trend Micro Inc. is a
leading developer of server-based
virus protection, with products
designed for file servers, Internet
and Intranet gateways, and E-mail
- USRobotics WWW server provides information on products and services,
contacts, access to support.
- VA Linux
- VA Linux Systems helps customers choose the best Linux/Intel solution for
their environment (email, web, printfile, compute, database servers and cluster
- VeriSign designs,
builds and manages customized Digital ID services
for financial institutions, service providers and
corporations with high volume deployments.
- WaveSpan Corporation develops wireless broadband communication
systems & in particular makes wireless Ethernet devices..
- White Pine
- White Pine Software Inc. provides a complete line of X Window System
DEC and Tektronix terminal emulation software, and the commercial
- Williams Communications
- Williams Communications is the telecommunications subsidiary of The
Williams Companies, a worldwide energy and communications supplier.
- A greatly expanded WilTel recently emerged when Williams Communications
Group and Nortel combined their extensive customer-premise equipment
sales and service operations into a new entity,
WilTel Communications, LLC.
- WinterLAN is a WAN integrator and ISDN Internet Service Provider (ISP).
- The Wollongong Group's home page with products and services,
company information and marketing partners.
- The Workstation Group
- The Workstation Group Ltd. specializes in software for companies
converting from IBM mainframes to Open Systems Solutions. Their products
- Xircom, mobile networking experts.
- 3Com is a large, profitable and fast growing
- 30,000 products online computer superstore with real time pricing, availability, and
- A provider of integrated networking and cabling solutions that support
business information and network infrastructures.
- Over 50,000 hardware and software products available, including developer
tools, games, Internet/networking, software and more.
- Provides computer solutions with stores across the country, training, and
supports the needs of all sizes and kinds of
businesses, educational institutions,
and government agencies. 1(800)CompUSA.
- ComputerWare guarantees the lowest price on Mac products. 1(800)725-4MAC.
Diginetic Technologies is a computer hardware integrator and Internet design
- Sells computer hardware and software through its chain of stores and
via the phone. 1(800)EggHead.
- GC Micro
- GC Micro supplies computing equipment and services to government agencies,
the aerospace industry and Fortune 1000 companies.
- Greybar's customers are primarily electrical and comm/data contractors, commercial and industrial
firms, telephone companies, and power utilities.
- Jem Computers
- Jem Computers' site sells new or refurbished notebooks,
servers and workstations. The company lists products for 10 weeks.
Each week they go unsold, Jem trims 10% off the
price. It will email customers when products they want hit a certain price.
- Sells computer hardware, software and gifts.
- Microdisc Department
- The Microcomputer Disccount program of the
Stanford Bookstore with product information, ordering guidelines, prices etc.
- Source for Computer Products. 1(800)397-8508.
- Quasar Systems Inc.
- They buy, sell and repair terminals and printers and sell software online.
- RKS Software
- RKS Software provides software to individuals, small-offices and home-offices.
All software programs are $19.95, and upgrades are free.
- Silicon Alley Computers
- Sell computers, notebook computers, pc hardware, computer software,
laptop computers, computer monitors, computer upgrades etc.
- Download and demo fully functional software packages before purchasing.
Choose from software for games, Internet tools, e-mail, kids activities,
desktop publishing and more.
You may also find the following SLAC pages interesting:
Information Grab Bag,
Network Reference Information.
- FTP server for Addison-Wesley and related publishing houses.
- /AIXtra is IBM's Magazine for AIX professionals.
- Cardinal Business Media Inc.
- Cardinal Business Media Inc. publishers of the
- Computerworld's home page, the Internet connection for the IT community.
- Datamation's home page providing technology and business solutions for IS managers.
- Data Communications
- Data Communications Magazine home page for
networking professionals who plan,
design, and manage corporate backbone networks.
- Dr Dobb's Journal
- Dr Dobb's Journal home page with information on Software Careers,
Business Links, Source Code, Feature Articles and much more.
- Information Week
- Information Week's TechWeb home page.
- Intulogy (used to be KnowledgeTech)
- KnowledgeTech offers technology training solutions that help people use software and systems in the workplace.
- MacUser home page.
- MacWeek posts new stories daily.
- MacWorld home page.
- MecklerMedia, publishers of WebWeek and Internet World Conference Organizers.
- Network Computing
- Network Computing, a monthly magazine on client/server computing,
articles are available Online via WWW
- Network Magazine
- Network Magazine a monthly magazine on network technology for businesses.
- NetworkWorld Fusion to learn more about the top stories in NetworkWorld.
- O'Reilly & Associates' WWW Resource Center on their
organization, its UNIX and Internet publications, and other products.
See also the
Global Network Navigator
(GNN), an information center with several electronic publications and
other resource centers.
Terms and Conditions of Use
require subscription to GNN, a heretofore uncustomary restriction to
information access on the
- PC World Magazine.
- Prentice Hall
- Prentice Hall's home page, including its Professional Technical Reference
- SOFTBANK forums
- SOFTBANK Exposition and Conference Co. (previously ZD Expos),
presenter of high-tech trade shows like NetWorld+Interop and the
Seybold Seminars and publishers of ConneXions,
plus an online virtual trade show.
- WEB Techniques
- WEB Techniques monthly magazine provides solutions for Internet and
Also see the
Burmex Computers links to
computer hardware and software companies.
Also use the
Web meta search engines.
Or check out the following information elsewhere:
|BellSouth.net Yellow Pages.
BizWeb is a web business guide to
43161 companies listed in 192 categories.
Commercial Sites Index.
by Dunn & Bradstreet and Lycos.
Electronic Publishing Network
provides down-to-earth tips and tricks for managing
your computer network.
Computer and Communication Companies.
the European Business Directory.
to allow you to track a Package.
GTE SuperPages Yellow Pages
International Cablemakers' Federation
represents about 70% of wire & cable manufacturers. Companies
can be searched by sepciality, such as telecom or submarine cable.
provides content, community, and service for networking
including technical discussion, job postings, an integrated directory,
Network Buyer's Guide
It provides users with information on the computer
storage and networking industry. It features a searchable database of
products, links to vendor websites, a
library of white papers, press releases, online product presentations,
Network monitoring tools
Silicon Valley Web
with links to over 2000 Computer Industry Companies.
Thomas Register of
American Computer Companies
from "View from Internet Valley".
Top 100 popular sites
on the web excluding
browser companies, ISP's, colleges and Adult sites. The list is
The Virtual Software Library
lets you search a database of > 130,000 files, culled from the 22
largest software archives, for shareware and freeware,
as well as provides access to more than 100 reviews of PC and Mac packages.
This page was originally compiled by Joan Winters in February 1994,
information in SLAC's Information Grab Bag and Network Reference
Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service
by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily
constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by SLAC,
Stanford University or the United States Government. The views and opinions
of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of
SLAC, Stanford University or the United States Government, and shall not
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