Company: Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)
Based: Maynard, MA.
Founder: Ken Olsen & Harlan Anderson
Specialty: Leading vendor of computer systems, software and peripherals from the 1960s to the 1990s including PDP minicomputers, VAX minicomputers, Alpha microprocessors, servers & workstations, & StrongARM microprocessors.
Digital DECchip 21064-AA - First Alpha Microprocessor Advertising Sample (1992)
Salesman's advertising card from Digital that has an actual DEC 21064-AA 150MHz Alpha microprocessor chip laminated on the front.
The 64-bit DEC Alpha RISC microprocessor held the title as the worlds fastest CPU throughout most of the 1990's.