Other Ethernet info
Other information about Ethernet and related technologies is available
from various sites on the network.
Pointers to other general resources can be sent in for inclusion in
More information may be obtained from IEEE which assigns the vendor codes.
You can get a full listing by sending E-Mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (any
mail to that address will be responded to with the full list), you can also
obtain the list from http://standards.ieee.org/regauth/oui/oui.txt. The
listing from IEEE contains company addresses as well as names, but is limited
to those entries which the companies request be made public, while the list
you are reading contains some entries determined from systems in the field.
You can read more about this on the IEEE Standards Process Automation
(SPA) System at http://standards.ieee.org/faqs/OUI.html with
lookups at http://standards.ieee.org/db/oui/index.html.
If you are interested in obtaining an assignemnt from the IEEE, the contact
info I have is:
IEEE Registration Authority
IEEE Standards Department
445 Hoes Lane, P.O. Box 1331
Piscataway NJ 08844-1331
Type codes are still managed by Xerox as of 1 Jul 1997, but this is
being transferred to IEEE.. The contact info I have for Xerox is:
Xerox Systems Institute
The only info I have on the contact at IEEE for this is an E-Mail
address: Anita Rickets (email@example.com).
3400 Hillview Ave.
PO BOX 10034
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Contact: Fonda Lix Pallone
Another resource useful in identifying unknown cards, at least those
sold (or intended for sale) in the United States, is the FCC
registration, which you can look up at the
FCC's pages or on
Updates and comments can be sent to
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