IMHO, yes and no... If iCitizens embraced the eServer, and ***market the eServer brand***... then I think there's a ***possibility*** the iSeries could essentially become the eServer (but it just won't necessarily be called the iSeries anymore). The iSeries has the beginnings of being a better *nix than *nix, and a better Windows than Windoze, already... IMV. 'Course, what happens is half up to IBM, and half up to the market. jt "A rose would be a rose, if called by any other name..." (or something like that...;-) | -----Original Message----- | From: firstname.lastname@example.org | [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of Don | Sent: Tuesday, December 18, 2001 1:46 PM | To: firstname.lastname@example.org | Subject: Re: IBM's version of New Coke (was SOM/DSOM) | | | | | | Was or IS ? :) | | Problem with the analogy is I wonder if there's iSeries life after | eServer...