Lecture-20-Computing-Family-2013

Mainframes most servers are in the minicomputer most

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Unformatted text preview: t range range First introduced in the late 60s by First DEC and Data General to bring down the cost of computing from Mainframe prices Mainframe Minicomputers Minicomputers Wide range of size and price points Scalable compatibility Became the dominant part of the Became computer market during the 70s and 80s 80s Slowly evolved into the machines Slowly that today we call “Servers” PDP-11 and Vax Minicomputers from Digital Equipment Corp Digital Servers, the new Minis Servers, Server class computers are the new Server nomenclature for Minis, whether they are used as servers, or not. used Serving up web pages on the internet has Serving created...
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