Advanced Computing Environment


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Advanced Computing Environment

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(ACE) A consortium to agree on an open architecture based on the MIPS R4000 chip. A computer architecture ARCS will be defined, on which either OS/2 or Open Desktop can be run.
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No doubt one of the reasons behind the high-end workstation dialogue was the formation of the Advanced Computing Environment (ACE) consortium earlier this year.
Indigo promises 3-D graphics, CD-quality audio, and Advanced Computing Environment (ACE) Risc-compatibility for under $10,000.
And the same jockeying for position underlies another odd partnership, the "Advanced Computing Environment" (ACE) consortium that Compaq, Digital, Microsoft and several dozen other spear-carriers announced two weeks earlier.

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