Origin of the term minicomputer (was Re: PDP-1 as minicomputer
eric at brouhaha.com
Fri Aug 20 23:42:34 CDT 2010
> An interesting question comes to mind:
> Are there any minicomputers that are currently produced?
IBM System p, which is a POWER7 platform integrating what was known as
System i, formerly known as iSeries, and before that, AS/400, which was
largely derived from the even earlier System/38.
> If so, what makes them a minicomputer?
History? Or that it doesn't fit very well in either the minicomputer or
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