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  1. a computer operating system originally developed in 1969 by a group of AT&T employees at Bell Labs, including Ken Thompson, Dennis Ritchie, Douglas McIlroy, and Joe Ossanna

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  2. officially trademarked as UNIX, sometimes also written as Unix with small caps

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  3. Today's Unix systems are split into various branches, developed over time by AT&T as well as various commercial vendors and non-profit organizations

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  4. As of 2007, the owner of the trademark is The Open Group, an industry standards consortium

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  5. Only systems fully compliant with and certified to the Single UNIX Specification are qualified to use the trademark; others are called "Unix system-like" or "Unix-like"

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