AW: When did Memory- and IO Protection Emerge (Esp. in Minis)?

William Donzelli wdonzelli at
Thu May 5 01:23:36 CDT 2016

> Could someone with access to the OED please check up the first use of the term "minicomputer"
> I strongly suspect it was around the time that the PDP11/20 came out or slightly later.

Ngram shows the first real use about 1967, with a peak about 1983.


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