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Internet Week: Compaq To Pump $100M Into Unix

Jul 12, 1999, 14:16 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mitch Wagner)

"Financially Troubled Compaq plans to invest $100 million in marketing and support to make its Tru64 Unix running on Alpha machines the top-selling RISC/Unix architecture in key markets."

"The memo also stated that Compaq will continue its support for SCO UnixWare and Linux."

"Compaq sees both operating systems as complementary to Tru64 Unix, with Linux especially suitable for high-performance technical and Web server applications, said Don Jenkins, vice president of marketing and product management in the Unix software division of Compaq."

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