A company formed by a small group of people who left Intel Corporation in 1979. Convergent Technologies’ first product was the IWS (Integrated Workstation) based on the Intel 8086, which ran Convergent Technologies Operating System – their first operating system.
Unisys bought Convergent Technologies in 1988.
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- Convergent thinking
noun 1. (psychol) analytical, usually deductive, thinking in which ideas are examined for their logical validity or in which a set of rules is followed, e.g. in arithmetic
[kuh n-vurj] /kənˈvɜrdʒ/ verb (used without object), converged, converging. 1. to tend to meet in a point or line; incline toward each other, as lines that are not parallel. 2. to tend to a common result, conclusion, etc. 3. Mathematics. verb (used with object), converged, converging. 4. to cause to converge. /kənˈvɜːdʒ/ verb 1. to […]
noun, Optics. 1. a lens that converts parallel rays of light to convergent rays and produces a real image.
[kuh n-vur-suh-buh l] /kənˈvɜr sə bəl/ adjective 1. easy and pleasant to talk with; agreeable. 2. able or disposed to converse. 3. pertaining to or proper for conversation. /kənˈvɜːsəbəl/ adjective 1. easy or pleasant to talk to 2. able or inclined to talk