View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
January 19, 1989


By CBR Staff Writer

In the US, Apple Computer Inc accompanied the SE/30 with a new release of A/UX Unix, claiming it simplifies the development process for Unix, Macintosh and X Window system developers. A/UX 1.1 offers X Window as an add-on product and is compliant with the IEEE Posix draft 12 standard and Federal Information Processing Standard. A/UX is a full implementation of System V.2 with BSD 4.3 extensions for the Mac II and IIx. With the new release, programs written for X 11.3 can run under A/UX or use an A/UX Mac as a display workstation, and users can develop distributed applications that split execution and display among the Mac and other X Window computers; it also facilitates development of Mac applications that run under both MacDOS and A/UX. It needs a 4Mb II or IIx with 80Mb disk and paged memory management unit and ships in March 1989. X Window for A/UX is $329; new copies of A/UX 1.1 are $700, upgrades are $400 on tape, $600 on floppy, and the right to update a second system is $100.

Content from our partners
DTX Manchester welcomes leading tech talent from across the region and beyond
The hidden complexities of deploying AI in your business
When it comes to AI, remember not every problem is a nail

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how Progressive Media Investments may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.