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Unix

or UNIX  (yo͞o′nĭks)
A trademark for a computer operating system that allows multiple simultaneous users.

UNIX

(ˈjuːnɪks)
n
(Computer Science) a multi-user multitasking operating system found on many types of computer

UNIX

(ˈyu nɪks)
Trademark. a multiuser, multitasking computer operating system.
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Noun1.UNIX - trademark for a powerful operating system
operating system, OS - (computer science) software that controls the execution of computer programs and may provide various services
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PerfStat, based on the emerging standard for performance management from the Unix International Performance Management Work Group (PMWG), uses a client-server architecture to collect, interpret and graph real- time and historical system, application and process-level data.
He was responsible for the Open Software Foundation and UNIX International groups that developed the Posix p-threads specification.
UNIX International president and CEO Peter Cunningham said: "Apple's graphical technology and services are widely used in the information technology industry and are renowned for their ease of use.
Before joining Tivoli, Bishop held senior technology positions at Bell Labs, UNIX International, Tandem Computers and Locus Computing Corporation.
He is director of Unix International, chairman of the Unix Systems Laboratory Software Technical Advisory Panel and was awarded the STC Corfield prize for Business Innovation.
Prior to that, he spent 15 years at AT&T/Bell Labs, and held executive positions at Data Warehousing Solutions, NCR's Smart EC Decisions Program, and UNIX International.
Presentations from the Open Software Foundation, X/Open, Unix International, the SQL Access group, and other practically-oriented standards groups and consortia will address all of the major user 'ability' concerns.
Taylor was on Amdahl's Executive Management Committee and represented Amdahl on the Board of X/Open and the Executive Committee of UNIX International.