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July 1999
Network World;07/26/99, Vol. 16 Issue 30, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on developments in the computer software industry in the United States as of July 26, 1999. Report on the state of the information technology job market; Release of Lotus's Notes 5.0 client for the Macintosh; Release of Microsoft's Service Pack 6.0 for Windows NT 4.0.


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