• Subject: Re: AS/400s Extinct at Microsoft
  • From: Chuck Lewis <clewis@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2001 08:57:29 -0500

Ya, not to get this all stirred up again, but if you read that BS at the MS 
link, it is
REALLY hard to believe they replaced that many AS/400's (and they MUST have 
been LARGE
systems to have the quoted maintenance fees) with, not to mention the VAX 
systems, with what
they mention and then have the response time like they say. Also wonder about 
"uptime" etc.

Chuck

Terry.Rhoades@blum.com wrote:

> I wonder if MS is using the "super secret bug-free" versions of their 
>software?  <G>
>
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>                     "Chris Andrle"
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> Did I miss a discussion regarding this article? Hard to believe it's been
> out there since November 22 without anyone mentioning it on this list.
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> AS/400s Extinct at Microsoft Since May, 1999
> http://www.microsoft.com/technet/showcase/itops/as400tn.asp
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> Chris Andrle
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