eWEEK@30: The Rise of UNIXNov 26, 2013, 02:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)
Back in 1984 during the early days of PC Week, Unix was not a new operating system, but it was an operating system that was just beginning to take root in the mainstream of enterprise computing.
Unix was first developed in 1969 at AT&T's Bell Labs. But it was during the mid-1980s when its commercial roots were first planted and IBM, Hewlett-Packard and Sun Microsystems began to sell Unix to customers.