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Last Revised: 11/16/2005

Title: TEMPEST Level I
Status: No longer produced
Category: Printer, Laser
Manufacturer: BAE Systems
Description: 1. Basic Unit Description and Product Description for Listing: The 600 dpi, network-ready Color Laser printer is an expert color and monochrome printer and an effective alternative to network ink jet printers. It handles a wide variety of print media, including plain and glossy paper, transparencies, and laser-quality lables in a range of weights and sizes (up to legal size and including envelopes). Its print speed of 4 ppm in color and 16 ppm in black-and-white (based on letter A4 size page) gives it a significant advantage over slower color ink jet printers. The unit is designed for compatibility with Windows 95/98 and NT 4.0 Standard features include 8 MB RAM, two SIMM slots, 600 x 600 dpi, Ethernet and parallel interfaces, a 25-sheet letter/A4 cassette, a 250-sheet face-down output bin, automatic jam recover functionality (automatically reprints jammed pages) and Print Monitor software. There is also an optional 250-sheet lower paper feeder with a standard letter/A4 cassette and an optional 250-sheet universal cassette for legal, used in standard or optional input bins. A 10Mbit fiber optic NIC is also optional. QuickChange monocomponent toner cartridges provide black toner yielding up to 10,000 pages @ 5% coverage, and colore toners (cyan, magenta, yellow) yielding up to 6,000 pages @ 5% coverage. Features Summary: - Prints up to 16 pages per minute - Variety of print media and weights - Windows 95/98 and NT compatible - Electrophotographic (Laser) print method - 8 MB memory standard, expandable to 64 MB; two SIMM slots - 250-sheet standard letter/A4 cassette - 250-page face-down output tray - Optional 250-sheet lower paper feeder with standard letter/A4 cassette - Optional 250-sheet universal cassette for legal and standard used in standard or optional input bins - Built-in serial and paralletl interface ports; two enhanced 32-bit PCI EIO network slots - Optional 10MBit 802.3 Fiber Optic NIC - NSTISSAM TEMPEST/1-92 Level 1 and ASMG 720B versions - EPA Energy Star Compliant 2. Configured Options: YT1-MC2LASER-XX MODELS YT1-MC2LASER-50 Color Laser Printer/220v/50Hz YT1-MC2LASER-60 Color Laser Printer/110v/60Hz YT1-MC2-MEM-8 8MB RAM YT1-MC2-MEM-16 16 MB RAM YT1-MC2-MEM-32 32 MB RAM YT1-FO-CONVERT Fiber Conversion Options YT1-LTR/A4-TRAY Letter/A4 Cassette Tray YT1-UNIVERSAL Universal Cassette Tray YT1-LWR-Feeder 250 Sheet Lower Paper Feeder Assembly B. Production Schedule/Endorsement Deliverables Production estimates based on Marketing forecasts for the first four quarters of shipments are as follows: Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 FY00/01 270 300 300 180 Endorsement deliverable schedule is expected to be as follows: (ADRL A001) TEMPEST Test Plan Date June 2000 (ADRL A002) TEMPEST Test Report Date July 2000 (ADRL B001) Critical Features List Date August 2000 (ADRL B002) Configuration Baseline Date August 2000 C. Subcontractor Involvement THERE WILL BE NOT SUBCONTRACTOR INVOLVEMENT IN THE DESIGN DEVELOPMENT AND/OR TEST OF THIS PRODUCT D. Company Certifications: Enclosed are certification documents regarding the Wang company profile, FOCI, and Wang Process assessment.

Date Posted: Jan 15, 2009 | Last Modified: Jun 11, 2009 | Last Reviewed: Jun 11, 2009