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  • 1979
  • Tangerine Computer Systems was a British microcomputer company founded in 1979 by Dr. Paul Johnson, Mark Rainer and Nigel Penton Tilbury in St. Ives, Cambridgeshire. (wikipedia.org)
  • In an interview from May 1979, the company's vice-president Roger Vass described the Altos' strategy at the time as selling OEM computer systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • An advertisement for the "Sun-Series ACS8000-6" sold under Altos' own brand appeared in the November 1979 issue of Byte, and indeed promised to support up to four users by means of its AMEX kernel, and supporting a maximum system memory of 208 KB. (wikipedia.org)
  • The "8000" contained in the name of Altos' first series of computer did cause some confusion in the marketplace because its name may have suggested the inclusion of the 16-bit Zilog Z8000 processor, which had just been released in 1979, although Altos' ACS-8000 did not use this processor, but the older 8-bit Z80. (wikipedia.org)
  • GST was a group of computer companies based in Cambridge, England, founded by Dr Jeff Fenton in June 1979. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Computer Systems Research Group 1979 - 1993 A more detailed article Marshall Kirk McKusick. (wikipedia.org)
  • When Mattel Electronics originally released the Intellivision in late 1979, they advertised that the Intellivision - unlike its primary rival, the Atari 2600 (then known as the Atari VCS) - would be upgradeable to a fully functional home computer via a hardware add-on accessory called the Keyboard Component. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1983
  • With the success of the Sinclair ZX Spectrum Tangerine's backers suggested a home computer and Tangerine formed Oric Products International Ltd to develop and release the Oric-1 in 1983. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1983, it became involved with Sinclair Research, producing the 68K/OS operating system (later rejected by Sinclair) and development software for the Sinclair QL. (wikipedia.org)
  • Processor
  • The FX series consisted of four types of 18" x 18" boards: Computational Elements, or CEs, System Cache, Interactive Processor (IP) Cache, and Memory Modules. (wikipedia.org)
  • The new vector processor increased vector processing speed while reducing board space allowing the ACE to return to the 18x18 inch profile used by the other system boards in the main chassis. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition the system included a series of libraries that could be used by programmers to develop applications that could use more than one processor at a time. (wikipedia.org)
  • There were suggestions that Fujitsu was dissatisfied with HAL's progress and their failure to introduce systems with their 64-bit processor, but the company had no comment on the suggestions. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 1981 review in Computerworld, comparing the ACS 8000 with other multi-user systems, found that Altos' Z80 processor was underpowered, especially for CPU-intensive tasks (most other multi-user systems used 16-bit processors by then), but the ACS-8000 was found adequate for multi-user order entry systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Alto's next major product line would indeed use a 16-bit processor, but it would be Intel's 8086, seemingly chosen for reasons of availability both in terms of the hardware itself and of the CP/M-86 operating system. (wikipedia.org)
  • The planned Keyboard Component would have offered a 16kB of RAM (expandable to an unprecedented 8 megabytes), built-in cassette storage for programs and data (plus a simultaneous audio track that could be played under computer control), an optional 40-column thermal printer, and a secondary CPU to run all of these expanded features independently of the Intellivision's CP1610 processor. (wikipedia.org)
  • tasks
  • The goal is to analyze and compare performance, energy consumption and resulting energy efficiency on a series of tasks, each focusing on different parts of the system, provide analysis and generalization to other similar architectures. (vutbr.cz)
  • behavior
  • specific examples of behavior the system is intended to detect include the actions of Nidal Malik Hasan and Wikileaks source Chelsea Manning. (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, in order to check complex behavior of verified systems, different verification scenarios must be prepared and this is the role of random generators or effective regression tests scenarios. (vutbr.cz)
  • data
  • If a card was suspected of having a problem, you could test it by adding two more copies of the same card and they would "vote" before putting any data onto the system bus. (wikipedia.org)
  • The shared system cache and a special concurrency bus implemented low latency concurrency control that could be exploited automatically by high level language compilers to provide data-parallel processing among the CEs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The systems were used for industrial and business data processing, as well as for technical and scientific purposes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pumping, when referring to computer systems, is an informal term for transmitting a data signal more than one time per clock signal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early types of system memory (RAM), such as SDRAM, transmitted data on only the rising edge of the clock signal. (wikipedia.org)
  • The DDR2 RAM that it is compatible with is known to be double-pumped and to have an Input/Output Bus twice that of the true FSB frequency (effectively transferring data 4 times a clock cycle), so to run the system synchronously (see Front side bus) the type of RAM that is appropriate is quadruple 266 MHz, or DDR2-1066 (PC2-8400 or PC2-8500, depending on the manufacturer's labeling. (wikipedia.org)
  • It had a 3U form factor, a small amount of memory (RAM), a video character generator and UHF modulator for use with a TV set, and a simple latch for entering hex data from a keypad, and the computer was designed to be expandable. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ferranti Computer Systems develops MECOMS, an integrated meter-to-cash and meter data management solution which is built on top of Microsoft Dynamics AX (Microsoft's ERP suite). (wikipedia.org)
  • After a couple years of court hearings, AT&T was allowed to pull the business back into the mainstream corporate organization, and it was renamed AT&T Data Systems Group, consisting of 3 divisions: Computer, Terminals (the Teletype Corporation of Skokie, Illinois), and Printers. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1991, the AT&T Data Systems Group, with the three divisions was announced to the public. (wikipedia.org)
  • It ranged from a 3B2/200 (desktop) unit, to a 3B2/1000, (data center sized), these machines were sold with System V Release 2, and later System V Release 3. (wikipedia.org)
  • It uses graph theory, machine learning, statistical anomaly detection, and high-performance computing to scan larger sets of data more quickly than in past systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Soft core processors are complex systems which require more precise technique for synchronization of the system state space and data gained from previous calculations without disruption of processors functionality and executed program. (vutbr.cz)
  • 1984
  • After divestiture, January 1, 1984, American Telephone & Telegraph was required to put its computer business into a fully separated subsidiary called AT&T Information Systems (ATTIS, without the ampersand or hyphen). (wikipedia.org)
  • processors
  • Both models were based on 10 MHz National Semiconductor NS32032 processors, each with a small write-through cache connected to a common memory to form a shared memory system. (wikipedia.org)
  • company
  • Alliant Computer Systems was a computer company that designed and manufactured parallel computing systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • After ECS's purchase of laptop manufacturer Uniwill in 2006, the company has been involved in the design and manufacture of laptops, desktop replacement computers and multimedia products. (wikipedia.org)
  • While Elitegroup Computer Systems is headquartered in Taiwan, the company has production facilities all over the world: Special Economic Zone Shenzhen: (ECS Manufacturing) & Golden Elite Technology & China Golden Elite Technology Suzhou: (China ESZ) Juarez, Mexico: China EMX, Mexico EMX Plant Design of the products is probably done in Taiwan. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to a brief history of the company, which ran as an advertisement on their 10th anniversary, Altos Computer Systems was started by Dave Jackson in 1977 when he designed a single-board microcomputer in a room he rented on Stevens Creek Boulevard. (wikipedia.org)
  • The group included: GST Computer Systems: the original name of the company. (wikipedia.org)
  • group
  • One of the more successful companies in the group, over 650 Alliant systems were produced over their lifetime. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ferranti Computer Systems, headquartered in Antwerp (Belgium), was founded as a subsidiary of Ferranti International plc in 1976 and has been a member of the Nijkerk Group since 1994. (wikipedia.org)
  • In computer systems, name resolution refers to the retrieval of the underlying numeric values corresponding to computer hostnames, account user names, group names, and other named entities. (wikipedia.org)
  • With funding from DARPA, Fabry created the Computer Systems Research Group. (wikipedia.org)
  • The BSD Sockets API and Berkeley Fast File System are some of the most noteworthy innovations of the group. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ostensibly, this group was working on a low-cost add-on called the BASIC Development System, or BDS, which would be sold as an educational device to introduce kids to the concepts of computer programming via a simplified color-coded BASIC interpreter and an inexpensive keyboard. (wikipedia.org)
  • typically
  • A configuration with a 10-MB hard-drive plus a 1-MB 8" floppy drive, bundled with a printer and one terminal was priced at $12,340 (the same machine but with four terminals was $15,625), which was considerably less than most other multi-user systems, which were typically priced in the $25,000-$50,000 range. (wikipedia.org)
  • Larger libraries typically use an integrated library system to manage the more-complex activities, such as acquisitions, interlibrary loan, and licensing online resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • Initial
  • The Balance systems were originally intended to be sold to OEMs as computing engines, (initial super workstation designs did not support shared memory according to Ron Parsons), but that market could not be developed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Initial systems were intended for a 1994 launch. (wikipedia.org)
  • They coordinate tests and observe initial use of the system to ensure it performs as planned. (act.org)
  • time
  • Subsequent releases added features such as the first striped Track File System (TFS) and support for real time scheduling (FX/RT). (wikipedia.org)
  • Supported operating systems were CP/M-86, MP/M-86, Oasis-16, and-for the first time-Xenix. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Falcon won the highly touted US Air Force Office Automation contract, initially estimated at $1.7 billion, and the largest single computer contract the Federal government had awarded at that time. (wikipedia.org)
  • support
  • Additionally, for international development, Ferranti Computer Systems is making use of its Microsoft relationship and partner channel, leveraging Microsoft's clear interest in the energy and utility sector, and extending support capabilities in different regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Noteworthy versions of BSD were 3.0 BSD (the first version of BSD to support virtual memory), 4.0 BSD (which included the job-control CTRL-Z functionality, to suspend and restart a running job), a special 4.15 (interim) BSD version which had been released using BBN's TCP/IP, and 4.2 BSD (which included a full Berkeley sockets TCP/IP stack, the fast file system, and NFS support. (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • Many of these motherboards have been produced for OEM customers and are used in systems assembled and sold by such brand-name companies as IBM, Compaq and Zoostorm. (wikipedia.org)
  • The choice of the company's name, Tangerine, was inspired by the success of the-then already famous (in the computer business world) Apple Computer. (wikipedia.org)
  • AT&T Computer Systems is the generic name for American Telephone & Telegraph's unsuccessful attempt to compete in the computer business. (wikipedia.org)
  • In that context, name resolution refers to the retrieval of numeric values given the associated names, while Reverse name resolution refers to the opposite process of finding the name(s) associated with specified numeric values: In computer networking, it refers to processes used to obtain the assigned IP addresses needed to communicate with devices whose host or domain names are known. (wikipedia.org)
  • follow
  • Analysts prepare specifications, work diagrams, and structure charts for computer programmers to follow and then work with them to debug or eliminate errors from a system. (act.org)
  • applications
  • with custom coding the 860 was a very fast system, making it perfect for supercomputer applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • The primary advantage of Metaphor's system was the degree to which applications were linked together. (wikipedia.org)
  • and, using this microprocessor, the 3B5 and 3B15 computers for billing and telecom switching control applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • The GNU C library provides various operating system facilities that shell commands and other applications can call to resolve such names to the corresponding addresses or IDs, and vice versa. (wikipedia.org)
  • however
  • However, quad-pumping has been used for a while for the front side bus (FSB) of a computer system. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, in order to make the evaluation platform generally applicable for various electro-mechanical systems, several subtopics and sub-problems need to solved. (vutbr.cz)
  • originally
  • Originally, Balance systems were equipped with a SCSI cartridge tape drive, Multibus for the hard drives and 6250 bpi reel tape device and Ethernet for networking. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was Mattel Electronics' second attempt at creating a peripheral to upgrade the Intellivision into a home computer, rushed into production to appease the Federal Trade Commission after they began fining Mattel for false advertising following consumer complaints about the repeated delays in releasing the originally planned Intellivision Keyboard Component add-on. (wikipedia.org)
  • Science
  • CSI offers a variety of career training programs and certificates in Computer Science, Hospitality, Customer Service, Marketing, as well as English Language programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • areas
  • The results are valuable for scientists in the areas of computer architecture, performance and power analysis as well as application developers seeking to optimize their Haswell x86_64 and ARMv7 hardware setup to improve energy efficiency. (vutbr.cz)
  • display
  • The Alto was the first computer with a bitmap display, mouse and a desktop metaphor as a graphical user interface (GUI). (wikipedia.org)
  • size
  • XNS and TCP/IP), and also extended UNIX's "everything is a file" notion to these network protocols, while the fast file system increased the block allocation size from 512 bytes to 4096 bytes (or larger), improving disk transfer performance, while also allowing "micro-blocks" as small as 128 bytes, which improved disk utilization. (wikipedia.org)
  • machine
  • As operating system, this machine could use CP/M or Oasis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many potential buyers were excited by the notion (especially parents, who liked the idea of a machine that could be turned into an educational tool, or at least something more useful and practical than just a game-playing system), and many bought Intellivisions on that basis alone. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • He was also a Visiting Associate in Physics at the California Institute of Technology (2001 - 2016), where he founded Caltech's Visual and Autonomous Exploration Systems Research Laboratory. (wikipedia.org)
  • cognitive
  • Computational neuroscience (also known as theoretical neuroscience or mathematical neuroscience ) is a branch of neuroscience which employs mathematical models, theoretical analysis and abstractions of the brain to understand the principles that govern the development , structure , physiology and cognitive abilities of the nervous system . (wikipedia.org)
  • In particular, his research focuses on autonomous robotic systems for hazardous environments, C4ISR architectures (Tier-Scalable Reconnaissance), vision prostheses for the blind, smart mobile and tele-ophthalmic platforms, ophthalmic instruments and tests, self-adapting wearable sensors, cognitive/reasoning systems, and computer-optimized design. (wikipedia.org)
  • inputs
  • One way to categorize the sources of uncertainty is to consider: Parameter uncertainty This comes from the model parameters that are inputs to the computer model (mathematical model) but whose exact values are unknown to experimentalists and cannot be controlled in physical experiments, or whose values cannot be exactly inferred by statistical methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • focuses
  • Computational neuroscience focuses on the description of biologically plausible neurons (and neural systems ) and their physiology and dynamics, and it is therefore not concerned with biologically unrealistic disciplines such as connectionism , machine learning , artificial neural networks , artificial intelligence and computational learning theory . (wikipedia.org)
  • Department of Defense Cyber Crime Conference, an annual conference that focuses on the computer security needs of the United States federal government, military, and defense contractors. (wikipedia.org)
  • immune
  • As we get older, our immune systems age, increasing our risk of life threatening infections. (bigthink.com)
  • UC Berkeley researchers have discovered how Cas1-Cas2, the proteins responsible for the ability of the CRISPR immune system in bacteria to adapt to new viral infections, identify the site in the genome where they insert viral DNA so they can recognize it later and mount an attack. (berkeley.edu)
  • utilize
  • Since then, Waterfield Library has expanded its computing area to include 60 desktop computers and offers 50 laptops for students to utilize. (wikipedia.org)
  • The needed system is to utilize advanced traffic models to analyze data, especially real-time traffic data, from different sources to estimate and predict traffic conditions so that proactive Advanced Traffic Management Systems (ATMS) and Advanced Traveler Information Systems (ATIS) strategies can be implemented to meet various traffic control, management, and operation objectives. (wikipedia.org)
  • biological
  • Biomechanics applies traditional engineering methodology to the analysis of biological systems. (lafayettecollege.org)
  • The mathematical models formulated in computational neuroscience are useful since they capture the essential features of the biological system at multiple spatial-temporal scales, from membrane currents, proteins, and chemical coupling to network oscillations , columnar and topographic architecture, and learning and memory. (wikipedia.org)
  • Senior Member IEEE College of Fellows of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) (inducted in 2012) Fink has been awarded 15 patents to date in the areas of autonomous systems, biomedical devices, MEMS fabrication, data fusion and analysis, and multi-dimensional optimization. (wikipedia.org)
  • cortical
  • They examine spatial coding in the rodent whisker system during active sensation and the resulting cortical representation of the scanned space. (berkeley.edu)
  • Photoelectric cells in a spectrophotometer device worn on the forehead measure the amount of each wavelength of light reflected by cerebral blood flow in the activated cortical tissue and send the data to a computer, which then calculates the ratio of red to infrared light and translates it into a visual signal of corresponding to oxygenation level on a graphical interface the patient can see. (wikipedia.org)
  • electrical
  • The library's basement was renovated in 2006 to replace the aging electrical systems and install retractable bookshelves Several years later the third floor was remodeled to act as a quiet study area featuring ample seating, phone and computer chargers, and private study rooms. (wikipedia.org)
  • The library's remaining electrical systems were modernized and the main floor restrooms were made compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fink has joint appointments in the Departments of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Systems & Industrial Engineering, Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering, and Ophthalmology & Vision Science at the University of Arizona. (wikipedia.org)
  • term
  • The term 'computational neuroscience' was introduced by Eric L. Schwartz , who organized a conference, held in 1985 in Carmel, California , at the request of the Systems Development Foundation to provide a summary of the current status of a field which until that point was referred to by a variety of names, such as neural modeling, brain theory and neural networks. (wikipedia.org)
  • He developed a device specific to this measure that he called a Near Infrared Spectrophotometry Hemencephalography system, coining the term "hemoencephalography", in 1997. (wikipedia.org)
  • users
  • La Repubblica, a daily newspaper out of Italy, reports that Google is working to create a system called Newspass where users can search and access news information that sits behind paywalls. (bigthink.com)
  • Google says it is "uniquely positioned to help publishers create a scalable e-commerce system via our Checkout product and also enable users to find this content via search-even if it's behind a paywall. (bigthink.com)
  • class
  • The "big ticket" foreign-made items in working class budgets are foreign computer hardware, foreign-made appliances and foreign cars (i.e. durable consumer goods). (wikipedia.org)
  • available
  • The other week, when I set out to read a novel on my computer, none of the books I had on my mental list were available for download to my PC. (bigthink.com)
  • Traffic estimation and prediction systems (TrEPS) have the potential to improve traffic conditions and reduce travel delays by facilitating better utilization of available capacity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Model
  • It depends on how accurately a mathematical model describes the true system for a real-life situation, considering the fact that models are almost always only approximations to reality. (wikipedia.org)
  • This type comes from numerical errors and numerical approximations per implementation of the computer model. (wikipedia.org)
  • program
  • The first graduate educational program in computational neuroscience was organized as the Computational and Neural Systems Ph.D. program at the California Institute of Technology in 1985. (wikipedia.org)
  • The film uses a technique where photographs have been altered and heavily stylized in a computer program, and then animated. (wikipedia.org)
  • multiple
  • This allows a system administrator to group multiple physical disks together and manage them as a single disk, without the constraints of the physical hard disks' capacity or configuration. (buffalo-asia.com)
  • Active Directory centralizes management of account information, which vastly reduces the work of setup and administration, even with systems using multiple units. (buffalo-asia.com)
  • center
  • During the fall of 1982, a computer center was opened in what had been Waterfield Library's smoking lounge. (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, Fink is Caltech's founding Co-Investigator of the NSF-funded Center for Biomimetic Microelectronic Systems (2003-2010), awarded in 2003 to University of Southern California, Caltech, and UC Santa Cruz. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several
  • During this time Linfoot took a great interest in Claude Shannon's new field of information theory and also in computers, writing several programs for the Electronic Delay Storage Automatic Calculator at Cambridge. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • In United States, the FHWA R&D initiated a Dynamic Traffic Assignment (DTA) research project in 1994 to meet the need for a traffic prediction system and to help address complex traffic control and management issues in the dynamic ITS environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • held
  • ACM-CCS (Conferences on Computer and Communications Security), security conference held since 1993. (wikipedia.org)
  • ACSAC, Annual Computer Security Applications Conference - oldest information security conference held annually. (wikipedia.org)
  • Black Hat USA, held in Las Vegas immediately before DEF CON, is one of the largest computer security event in the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • order
  • You must be a giant Origin by the Fees Deadline were in your ia system or your internet may run served to another order. (keepergoals.com)
  • structure
  • In this paper, we present a new mosaicing method for the time-sequential images provided by DIDSON, which enables us to inspect the whole underwater structure in a computer screen. (asme.org)
  • process
  • In 1992, the library changed its circulation process to an electronic system, which allowed students to use the public terminals to search for books and add themselves to electronic waiting lists. (wikipedia.org)
  • lines
  • Rønde also has a vocational school with a number of lines related to crafts, commerce and computer oriented specializations. (wikipedia.org)
  • experience
  • People who receive cholesterol screenings, and whether you have an insurance system that results in associated health insurance can be done right requires experience health insurance. (shubertmotors.com)
  • They are also used internally to keep all of the staff on the same page and make it easier to access information that can improve the guest experience: guest preferences, housekeeping information and reservation details can all be kept on a single system. (wikipedia.org)