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Monday, October 26
IBM today announced plans with Intel Corp., Santa
Cruz Operation and Sequent Computer Systems to create a
single Unix product line for Intel's IA-32 and IA-64
architecture and IBM's PowerPC. IBM also says it will
port its middleware to the new OS and invest in technical
and marketing support for independent software vendors.
IBM and Intel promise a "multimillion dollar ISV
fund" to help developers deliver middleware tools
and applications. More
Microsoft today claimed
that new evidence unearthed in its antitrust battle with
the government proves that a disputed 1995 meeting at the
heart of the case was in fact a "set-up"
orchestrated by Netscape Communications to persuade the
Justice Department to sue the software giant. Full story of today's testimony.
Trading on the New York Stock Exchange, the premier stock
exchange in the world, was halted for 59 minutes on
Monday afternoon because of computer equipment problems. More info here.
the day: "If you're not part of the
solution, you're part of the precipitate." - Steven Wright