Updated: 10/02/2017 by Computer Hope

Short for Digital Equipment Corporation, DEC was one of the leading producers of workstations, servers, and high-end minicomputers. Digital also developed one of the more popular and commonly used search engines, Altavista. Today, the company is part of Compaq and is focusing on software and Internet systems.

Tip: Additional information about digital can be found on our DEC corporate overview.

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