<sing>
"I got the POWER!"
</sing>

On Thu, Mar 20, 2008 at 8:01 AM, Jones, John (US) <John.Jones@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Better call it PILE to get Linux in there. And if it fails it'll be
called a pile of .... But be prepared to rename it PILEZ, PLIEZ, ZIPLE,
or some other nonsense once the mainframe comes over.

I rather like the idea of calling the hardware POWER servers. It has
built-in marketing capital. It denotes authority, control, and
capability. Then list the OSes it can run. "i5/OS with POWER" or
"POWER featuring i5/OS"; both sound good to me.

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[mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Adam Glauser
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To: midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: itjungle: Bye Bye System p and i, Hello Power Systems

James.Hawkins@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> I would guess that they are going to call the new system PIE for
Pseries
> Iseries Eservers.

Clearly, if that were the case, they'd have announced it last Friday
(see en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pi_Day) :)
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