PA-RISC


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PA-RISC

(Precision Architecture-RISC) A proprietary RISC-based CPU architecture from HP that was introduced in 1986. At various times, PA-RISC was used in HP's 3000 and 9000 computer families. See HP 3000 and HP 9000.
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For PA-RISC compatibility, HP has come up with what it calls "dynamic translation" technology.
Carlson said he expected that many PA-RISC programs would not be ported over to the new architecture, but left to use the binary translator.