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ComputerWorld: Compaq to pay up to $250M for NT on Alpha programs

Nov 25, 1999, 20:26 (4 Talkback[s])
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"Compaq announced its decision to withdraw NT support on Alpha at the end of August, citing low customer interest and sales volume."

"Going forward, the company said it would focus all its Windows NT efforts on its Intel Corp.-based ProLiant servers, while the high-end Alpha server line would be reserved mainly for OpenVMS."

"Following that decision, Compaq announced a series of programs to help existing NT-on-Alpha customers migrate to ProLiant servers or Tru64 Unix, OpenVMS or Linux environments."

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