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Sun admits mistake, relaunches 32-bit server

After leaving the 32-bit server market behind more than 10 years ago, one of the industry's best-known hardware companies wants to reclaim some entry-level customers.Sun Microsystems Inc. Monday launched the LX50, an enterprise

Published on: August 12th, 2002 Shane Schick

Mainframes: Cheaper than you think

Penny-pinching IT managers should think twice about replacing a mainframe with servers, according to a recent study.According to English research firm Xephon, Unix minis and PC servers cost about 2.2 times as much

Published on: August 8th, 2002 Geoffrey Downey

Bank of Montreal branches into ATM-based teller system

A Bank of Montreal technical overhaul heralds some 21st century changes for the institution, according to one executive -- not the least of which is getting rid of those little slips of paper

Published on: August 7th, 2002 Neil Sutton