High performance coprocessor boards of the 80s and 90s - was Re: SGI ONYX
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Thu Apr 21 16:34:05 CDT 2016
> Actually, the first one was called XT/370 because it plugged into an
> Then came AT/370. Those were obviously ISA boards. Then came some
> variants that were microchannel. The final iterations were PCI based.
I am not sure about the other systems but my understanding of the XT/370 and AT/370 was that they were glorified terminals i.e. instead of having a terminal and a PC on your desk you could have it all in one. Is this wrong?
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