In Brief: Windows gets IEEE 1394 support

• Windows 2000 will have improved support for the IEEE 1394 standard, thanks to a collaboration with Sony. The 1394 standard is a software and hardware specification designed to support high-bandwidth connectivity, such as transfer of real-time video, and can handle up to 63 connected devices, at speeds up to 400 megabits per second.

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