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The Level 2 cache memory socket, in these specific models, allows access to all of the essential processor-specific features of the computer -- very similar to a PDS processor direct slot.
Tuesday announced the BlueStreak 10/100 PDS Adapter, the first 100 Mbps solution for the large installed base of Macintosh computers with a Processor Direct Slot.
The card is also available with the Cyrix 486DX4/100 or 486DX2/66 processors and plugs directly into the Processor Direct Slot (PDS) of the Mac for maximum performance and direct access to all Mac peripherals including printer, CD-ROM drive, hard drive, modem, network and more.
The dedicated communication slot enables the Macintosh LC 575 to easily fit into any computing environment, because the computer's other slot, the Macintosh LC processor direct slot (LC-PDS), remains open to support other future user needs.
Powerful Built-In Macintosh Technology The new communications slot is unique to the Macintosh LC 575, however, both new systems have incorporated the expansion capabilities of the LC family with an LC processor direct slot (LC-PDS).
System Requirements The Ethernet LC Twisted-Pair card requires one available Macintosh LC processor direct slot and an IEEE 10Base-T hub.
Reply's new card for the Power Macintosh 7100/80, installed in the Processor Direct Slot (PDS) of the system to gain maximum throughput, will expand upon the capabilities of the Reply DOS on Mac card.
ApplePrice and may vary outside the United States): The Apple Workgroup Server 95 PDS Card Upgrade Kit $2,219 -- Includes a Processor Direct Slot card with 128K second-level memory cache on-board and the server version of A/UX system software.