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 === ARDS === === ARDS ===
  
-ARDS, or Advanced Remote Display System, was ground breaking CRT display terminal technology developed at MIT in the 1960s. ​ A company called Computer Displays Inc. was spun off to commercialize the technology. ​ The terminals were mostly used with CTSS, but the AI lab PDP-6 also had a few.+ARDS, or Advanced Remote Display System, was ground breaking ​storage ​CRT display terminal technology developed at MIT in the 1960s. ​ A company called Computer Displays Inc. was spun off to commercialize the technology. ​ The terminals were mostly used with CTSS, but the AI lab [[programming_the_pdp-6|PDP-6]] also had a few.
  
-ITS retains some traces of ARDS support. ​ The terminal type was removed in 1976 and replaced by Tektronix. ​ There is a program called ARDPRN for displaying graphics files on a capable display such as [[its_imlac|Imlacs]]. ​ The BIG music program can draw scores in ARDS format.+[[its_topics|ITS]] retains some traces of ARDS support. ​ The terminal type was removed in 1976 and replaced by Tektronix. ​ There is a program called ARDPRN for displaying graphics files on a capable display such as [[its_imlac|Imlacs]]. ​ The BIG music program can draw scores in ARDS format.
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