News briefs

February 2000
Network World;02/14/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the developments in the computer industry as of February 14, 2000. Includes plans of Microsoft Corp. to acquire a stake in Itran Communications; Patent infringement suit filed by International Business Machines Corp. against Informix; Plans of Craig McCaw to finance Iridium.


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