DIGITAL DIGITAL Computing Timeline
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February:
DIGITAL announces the TK50 cartridge tape drive.
April:
DIGITAL announces the Rdb relational database management system.
April:
Introduction of the VAX-11/785, the most powerful single computer to date in DIGITAL's VAX family.
June:
DIGITAL introduces ULTRIX-32, the first native UNIX from DIGITAL for the VAX family of systems.
September:
VMS V4 ships.
October:
Announcement of the VAX 8600, the first of a new generation of computers within the VAX family and, at the time, the highest performance computer system in DIGITAL's history.
October:
Introduction of the VAXstation I, the company's first 32-bit single-user workstation.
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