Re: When did 'compute' become a noun, and 'x' become a word?

Subject: Re: When did 'compute' become a noun, and 'x' become a word?
From: Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2012 15:29:45 -0700

FWIW,* compute* isn't even listed in the index of the *M$ Manual of Style*,
4th edition.

> Chris

On Fri, Jun 15, 2012 at 1:36 PM, Lee Fisher <blibbet -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

> Maybe the term is getting recent use because XaaS business directions have
> included the CPU's processing feature of a computer -- separate from disk
> and net bandwidth, etc. -- in their resource usage and pricing models.
>
> Check out OpenStack's Nova. OpenStack has 3 servers: Nova (compute), Swift
> (object), and Glance (image).
> http://openstack.org/software/**openstack-compute/<http://openstack.org/software/openstack-compute/>
>
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