High performance coprocessor boards of the 80s and 90s - was Re: SGI ONYX

Guy Sotomayor ggs at shiresoft.com
Thu Apr 21 15:21:51 CDT 2016

There was also an 80286 coprocessor board for various VAXen.

Let’s not also forget the various 370 and 390 co-processor boards that could be
put into PC’s at various times to allow one to turn the PC into a small mainframe
capable of running mainframe software (including the OS).

TTFN - Guy

> On Apr 21, 2016, at 1:18 PM, Chuck Guzis <cclist at sydex.com> wrote:
> Would the Palantir 68K ISA OCR boards be considered as high-performance?
> There was also, IIRC, a NSC 32016 board made by someone.
> --Chuck

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