On 07/08/98 14:24:17 you wrote: > >I am having a debate over AS/400 history and I'm hoping someone on the List >can settle it. What was the order of computer platforms introduced by IBM - >(System 36, System 38, AS/400)? > >I say the order was 36, 38, 400. My friend says it was 38, 36, 400. Could >someone help me settle this? > According to Soltis' "Inside the AS/400", the S/38 was announced on October 24, 1978. The first shipments were then delayed until July of 1980 because it wasn't stable enough for delivery. The System/36 was announced in May of 1983, from the same reference. Erik Knudson AMX Systems Portland, OR +--- | This is the Midrange System Mailing List! | To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com. | To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com. | To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com. | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: email@example.com +---
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