NT’s conquest of UNIX is the #7 “didn’t happen” story–Guess
what stopped it?
What Didn’t Happen?
- Apple Hires CEO
- Dozens Of Domain Names
- TV Tuners In Computers
- Portals Slay AOL
- The Rise Of Thin Clients
- Entertainment: The Killer App
- NT 5.0 Rolls Over Unix
“Part of the difficulty here was… It’s tough to win with a
product that’s hardly in beta. But the rest of the story is the
gains made against Win NT by… Linux.”