This website is dedicated to the memory of our founder and hero, Kenneth H. Olsen (20 Feb 1926 - 6 Feb 2011).

Home

About Ken Olsen

Digital

About Us

Member Login

Membership

Events

Chapters

Contact Us

Mailing List

 

 

Welcome to The DEC Connection!

 

The DEC Connection is an association dedicated to preserving the unique culture of Digital Equipment Corporation by reuniting the Digital family through face-to-face events, intra-personal and group communications, and joint activities. We want to preserve Ken Olsen's cultural, technical and management legacies. We promote events of local ex-DEC clubs. Membership is open to all former employees and contractors - JOIN HERE!   To submit content, email webmaster.

 

FAQs       Use our Site Map     DECconnection Site Search (enter words in box below)

 

 

Loading

 

Headlines 

News At A Glance

Subscribe to our free newsletter!

Go to our online Newsletter archive.

Reunions & Events

- June 4, 2017 for a Scottish Music Concert at the Wayside Inn, Sudbury MA, and dinner afterward at private home

 

- August 20, 2017 for the Maynard area Summer event at Kimball Farm in Westford MA, 1-4 PM

 

- November 4, 2017 at noon for the Phoenix area semi-annual luncheon at Santisi Brothers Pizza

 

- Thurs. April 26, 2018 for the 16th Annual CXO Reunion in Colorado Springs

Digital_Man/Digital_World

 

The first PBS showing of Digital_Man/Digital_World was 21 Feb 2012 in Indianapolis - here is a link to the 57-minute video on their website to watch on your computer!

http://video.wfyi.org/video/2282149336/

 

The DVD of Digital_Man/Digital_World is available from PBS; $24.95 plus ship.

Here is a link to shopPBS to purchase.

 

Memorials

click on link above for details

  • Marge Paul, 89, Maynard MA, 5 Apr 2017

  • Walter Menges, 76, Phoenix AZ, 15 Apr 2017

  • Bill Montero, 80, Colorado Springs, 3 Apr 2017

  • Bill Major, 74, Colorado Springs, 24 Mar 2017

  • Kay Larsen, Denmark and USA, 12 Mar 2017

  • Rick Faubert, 80, Wellesley MA, 28 Feb 2017

   Announcements

  Where to Sell or Donate your old Digital hardware

 

HP Connection

and click on the link under “US Alumni Product Purchase Program”. Then follow the instructions to register for the program.

  • Know someone who is leaving HP? Please pass the word to anyone leaving HP to use the HP Alumni Association's "ASAP Checklist" immediately. It has advice and mutual help -- developed by HPAA members -- on the many things you have to do before you lose access to HP's internal systems. Thanks to Curt Gowan for this info. Go to http://www.hpalumni.org/asap (HPAA membership not required.)

Copyright© 2006-2017 by The DEC ConnectionTM and DECconnectionTM.  All rights reserved.  E-mail the Webmaster.

  You are the  Hit Counter  Visitor since September 2006.