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DOES ANYONE KNOW WHAT AN ICE BOARD IS?
IT HAS SOMETHING TO DO WITH THE OLD 386 PC BOARDS I BELIEVE.
THATS ALL I KNOW.
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by:tommes
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never heard of a thing called "ICE board". Sounds like you mean "ISA board" -this is the standard architecture for any PC related hardware (such as harddrives, cdroms, etc.). It simply describes hardware with built-in intelligence (no additional controller, etc. needed.
ISA stands for "Integrated Systems Architecture".
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by:BJ091598
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there is something called an "ice board".
my boss and i  have a bet that i couldnt find out what one was.
i believe it is an old add-on for the 386 boards but i'm not sure.
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by:bios072698
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I seem to remember a software cracking cartridge back in the days of the c64.  Are you sure it's x86 related?

There's also ICE (Integrated Computing Engine, Inc.) who make a product called Blue Ice board
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Mirkwood earned 100 total points
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Most likely, your boss played a trick on you.
But OK
ICE Board = the board of the Indiana Computer Educators
Green Ice board = Has to with genesis Multi-processor computers
ICE = Intergrated Capacity Expansion, used in the telecom market
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by:public
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If it is external, it may be a part of an In Circuit Emulator.
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