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G5

abbreviation for
(Economics) Group of Five
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Many existing Retrospect sites, as well as small businesses that have either outgrown Time Machine or that wish to centralize their backups, might only have a PowerPC-based Mac to utilize as a Retrospect backup server.
It is compatible with Intel- and PowerPC-based Mac servers and workstations.
Universal applications are designed for Intel- and PowerPC-based Mac computers, efficiently running on both architectures.
In addition to continuing development on Intel-based Mac systems, Avid's video and audio businesses plan to maintain backward compatibility with PowerPC-based Mac systems.
Software developers using HASP can now allow their customers to enjoy the improved performance of the Intel-based Mac machines, while still allowing their software to run on existing PowerPC-based Mac machines.
The Mac OS version requires PowerPC-based Mac OS, System 7.
All of the capabilities of Maple are fully supported, affording Intel-based Mac users access to all of the same features that PowerPC-based Mac users enjoy.
The Suitcase Fusion XTensions module for QuarkXPress 7 and the Font Reserve Server Client XTensions module for QuarkXPress 7 are available for QuarkXPress 7 or QuarkXPress Passport 7 and run on PowerPC-based Mac OS systems.
QuickTime in Mac OS 8 also supports MPEG software decompression for full screen, full motion video playback without additional hardware on PowerPC-based Mac OS computers.
OT/PPP is the first PPP implementation for the Mac OS to take full advantage of the Open Transport architecture, and the first PPP implementation to offer the performance and stability of native code on PowerPC-based Mac OS systems.
The Cheetah Video Server technology, which represents the leading edge of multimedia education, will deliver interactive video-based language education to a 43-node network of Apple's new PowerPC-based Mac 5200 computers, with integrated MPEG capability.