Artifact Details

Title

Venus Improvement Project (VIP) and Nautilus II

Catalog Number

102750675

Type

Text

Date

1984

Publisher

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Description

These folder contains material related to the early development proposals for the Venus Improvement Project (VIP) and Nautilus II, and the decision to pursue one over the other. VIP was to be a faster, less expensive version of VAX 8600, and Nautilus II an upgrade to the VAX 8700 (Nautilus). Nautilus II was chosen to go into development.

Category

Business Plan; Memoranda; Presentation Material

Collection Title

Digital Equipment Corporation records

Series Title

Product lifecycle records: VAX development records

Credit

Gift of Hewlett-Packard Company

Lot Number

X2675.2004