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VNU Newswire: Exclusive: Vendors fail to deliver on Linux support promises

Jul 15, 1999, 14:25 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Lisa Kelly)

"System vendors are failing to deliver on promises to provide support services for Linux in Europe.

"IBM and Compaq both admitted this week that support initiatives, originally intended to begin in June, have slipped until September at the earliest. Compaq Services had said it would announce support services for customers running the Linux operating system on its Alphaservers and Proliant servers. A spokesperson for Compaq said: "It hasn't happened yet. It is our attention to do so at the end of September."

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