View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
May 5, 1987


By CBR Staff Writer

Following its recent acquisition of Parallel Computers, General Automation Inc has said that it will not be the last. In the short term the two companies will not merge their product lines but next year the Pick operating system will be put onto the Parallel fault-tolerant processor and become a Zebra. General Automation maintains that there will no conflict of interest in selling the two products side-by-side even with a fault-tolerant Pick implementation because Pick is superior in dealing with data and Unix is better for number crunching, the company says. Additionally General Automation says that it has no plans to switch horses to Unix, but will remain predominantly a Pick-popper.

Content from our partners
Unlocking growth through hybrid cloud: 5 key takeaways
How businesses can safeguard themselves on the cyber frontline
How hackers’ tactics are evolving in an increasingly complex landscape

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 New Statesman Media Group 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.