Octane® Workstation  Owner's Guide

Document Number: 007-3435-004



Written by Charmaine Moyer

Production by Glen Traefald

Illustrated by Kwong Liew

Engineering contributions by Jim Bergman, Brian Bolich, Bob Cook, Mark Glusker, John Hahn, Steve Manzi, Ted Marsh, Donna McMaster, Jim Pagura, Michael Poimboeuf, Brad Reger, Jose Reinoso, Bob Sanders, Chris Wheaton, Michael Wright, and many others on the Octane engineering and business team.

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Silicon Graphics, SGI, the SGI logo, IRIS, IRIX, and Octane are registered trademarks, and IRIS InSight, Power Fortran Accelerator, and Stereoview are trademarks of Silicon Graphics, Inc.

ADAT is a trademark of Alesis Corporation. Centronics is a trademark of Centronics Data Computer Corporation. Envi-Ro-Tech is a trademark of Tech Spray. Macintosh is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc. PS/2 is a trademark of IBM in the United States. Netscape is a trademark of Netscape Communications Corporation. UNIX is a trademark of The Open Group.

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