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virtual memory system (VMS)

Virtual MemorySystem (VMS) is a Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) operating system for VAX minicomputers.

The VMS operating system is a multitasking, multi-user system in which the individual user worked on his own virtual computer. Developed in the 1970s, the system was used in technical and scientific applications, but is no longer of any significance today.

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Updated at: 16.10.2008
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