Ultrix

Ultrix (officially all-caps ULTRIX) was the brand name of Digital Equipment Corporation's (DEC) native Unix systems. While ultrix is also the Latin word for avenger, the name was chosen solely for its sound.

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DECserver - Model History
... by many DEC operating systems including VAX/VMS, OpenVMS, RSX-11, RSTS/E and Ultrix (an implementation of UNIX) ... The DECserver 500 series server also allowed for ULTRIX host-initiated connections to asynchronous printers ... Terminal Server Configurator utility (SYS$COMMONDS5CFG on VMS or /usr/lib/dnet/tsc on Ultrix) so that it would return the next reboot ...
DEC Firefly - Software
... the features of Taos was that it supported the Ultrix binary calling interface, allowed existing Ultrix binaries compiled for the MicroVAX run unmodified image on the Firefly ... In contrast to Ultrix, Topaz supported processes with multiple threads which could span multiple processors, and the Taos system could run both Ultrix and Topaz applications at the same time ...
Ultrix - History - Last Release
... Later, DEC replaced Ultrix as its Unix offering with OSF/1 for the Alpha, ending Unix development on the MIPS and VAX platforms ... OSF/1 had a Mach-based kernel with many of the features missing from Ultrix ... Again, the UEG (by now the Ultrix Engineering Group) worked at making the new OSF/1-based Digital Unix run well on DEC hardware, with the reliability and maintainability that people came to expect from ...
Ihagee - Models
... first SLR with interchangeable view-finders) Exa (35mm SLR cameras) Ultrix, Auto-Ultrix, Ultrix-Automat, Ultrix-Simplex, Ultrix-Duplex (folding cameras) ...
DEC Prism - Friction and Cancellation
... Engineering, focused on workstations and UNIX/Ultrix, entertained the idea of using an off-the-shelf RISC processor to build a new family of workstations ... and, in cooperation with hand-picked members of the Ultrix Engineering Group, prototyped a port of Ultrix to the MIPS R2000 system ...