TITLE

IBM to bulk up server line with Sequent buyout

AUTHOR(S)
Songini, Marc; Connor, Deni
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Network World;07/19/99, Vol. 16 Issue 29, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the controversy over International Business Machines' (IBM) July 1999 announcement of its plan to buy Sequent Computer Systems. Question on why IBM needs another server platform; Sequent's addition of its NUMA-Q servers to the IBM server lineup; Position of IBM on Sequent's server architecture; Sequent customers' approval of the deal. INSET: What's all the fuss about NUMA?.
ACCESSION #
2709452

 

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