The mass extinction of UNIX workstations – OSnews

Enviado por Fabio el 2022-12-13 22:23:04 | Host:

Back in the ’90s and very early 2000s, a whole market segment of computers existed that we don’t really talk about anymore today: the UNIX workstation. They were non-x86 machines running one of the many commercial UNIX variants, and were used for the very high end of computing. They were expensive, unique, different, and quite often incredibly overengineered.