Birth of a Software: GIS

originally published in 1991 (Computer Jagat Magazine) — Zaved Iqbal DataBases are complicated things. They scare the typical end-user: Words like RDBMS & SQL are not everybody’s cup of tea. So database designers try to make programs as user-friendly as possible. The result is windows, Mac-OS, GUI. Now lets try to put this into database [...]

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First Production Version of OSF/1 Offered

Digital Equipment Asia has become the first vendor in the industry to offer a production version of the open software foundation — OSF/1 operating system as a deliverable product. Digital is offering the technologies employed in Open Software Foundation Distributed Computing Environment (DEC OSF/ 1) to the Santa Cruz Operation (SCO) to be included in [...]

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Birth of a Software: GIS

posted in 1992 (Computer Jagat) Birth of a Software: GIS — Zaved Iqbal DataBases are complicated things. They scare the typical end-user: Words like RDBMS & SQL are not everybody’s cup of tea. So database designers try to make programs as user-friendly as possible. The result is windows, Mac-OS, GUI. Now lets try to put [...]

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