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InfoWorld: IP to dominate in 1999 and beyond

Dec 26, 1998, 00:17 (2 Talkback[s])

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"The relentless march of IP is conquering more desktops and devices every day and in 1999 will break out into an all-out assault on the communications world."

"Standards near completion by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) will simplify data-storage systems in enterprises and ease the use of the protocol over satellite links. IP will also come to television, both cable and broadcast. These technology advances will come even as IP steadily gains market acceptance for voice and video communications and for the mainframe applications that enterprises once trusted only to IBM's Systems Network Architecture."

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