View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
February 26, 1989

ARIDUS DROUGHT TO PERSIST TILL EARLY 1990 FOR DEC VAX USERS

By CBR Staff Writer

The Aridus processor project to develop a VAX CPU delivering 20 MIPS in uniprocessor configuration is reportedly on schedule but the machine will not be announced until after the end of DEC’s financial year on June 30, and shipments are not likely to be made before 1990, according to Electronic News. Aridus? The machine is the dry or air-cooled version of a water-cooled ECL CPU called Aquarius that DEC has abandoned.

Content from our partners
Rethinking cloud: challenging assumptions, learning lessons
DTX Manchester welcomes leading tech talent from across the region and beyond
The hidden complexities of deploying AI in your business

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.
THANK YOU