Feb 12, 2019

A high-performance computer system, designed with specialized, targeted architecture, which is more capable than a personal computer (PC), but less advanced than a large network of peripheral PCs. The term workstation is also sometimes ascribed to dumb terminals (i.e., without any processing capacity) that are connected to mainframe computers.

Retrieved and adapted from Encyclopedia Britannica Online. (2018).

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