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HP OpenVMS

Technical summary - OpenVMS on Alpha

The following technical summary is based on practical experience gained over many years.

These notes are intended to help you understand some of the key aspects that you will come across when working with an AlphaServer system.

Alpha hardware overview

Alpha console interface

Each Alpha implementation had its own specific console interface. In general they are fairly consistent between models.

Booting OpenVMS

Device detection

Further information