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Central Academic Computing Systems Timeline
1959 Bendix G-15

research
1960
1961
1962
1963
1964 IBM 7040

(NRC research)
admin. use as of 1968
1965
1966
1967
1968 CDC 6400


RJE stations JHE & KTH
1969
1970
1971
1972
1973
1974
1975 HP 2000

time-
sharing
1976
1977 CDC 6400
(teach-
ing)
1978
1979
1980 CDC 170/730
(research)
1981
1982 SSC VAX 750 JHE VAX 780
(later 785)
KTH VAX 780
1983 CDC 815
1984 PC labs
(Watstar)






NFS (1989)












NT (1998)
1985 FPS 264 HSC VAX 750
(former sscvax)
SCI VAX 780
1986 SSC VAX 8600
1987 IBM 4381-3 (VM/CMS)

mostly admin. use
1988 HSC VAX 8530 Work-
stations


many groups acquire their own Unix systems

CIS Work-
station Specialist
1989 Multiflow
Trace 14/300
SSC VAX 6420
1990
1991
1992 McMail
academic & admin. Email
(SGI)
RSAS
1993 MUSS
student Email
(Sun 10)

(Sun 20)

(Enterprise 2 2170)
1994
1995 McMail

(Sun 1000)

(Enterprise 450)
1996
1997
1998
1999

 

 

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