__/ [ Edwin ] on Tuesday 14 March 2006 16:31 \__
> ray wrote:
>> On Tue, 14 Mar 2006 12:49:56 +0000, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> > http://www.itwire.com.au/content/view/3625/53/
>> > ,----[ Unisys says open source to doom proprietary software ]
>> > |
>> > | According to IT services provider, Unisys, open source
>> > | software is set to have a similar impact on the marketplace
>> > | as the internet did in the 1990s.
>> > `----
>> Unisys has been such an impressive player in the market over the past
>> dozen or so years, I'd certainly pay attention to them!
> The last dozen years? Unisys has been a major player in the computer
> market since before IBM even made computers. And that's computers of
> any kind, not personal computers.
I was going to incorporate this into the IBM story, but thought it was 'big'
enough to be worth posting in complete isolation. The stories are, needless
to mention, independent.