Re: Compaq, DEC, Tandem, Altavista

Kragen Sitaker (
Thu, 4 Feb 1999 19:06:54 -0500 (EST)

On Thu, 4 Feb 1999, Gregory Alan Bolcer wrote:
> I was talking with Mike Duggan, directory for new
> ventures with Compaq, and he was talking about
> the Altavista spinoff. It turns out that they are going
> to annouce a spinoff of some part of the Tandem group
> the bought out last year (or the year before) that
> has to do with reliable computing or something.

Hmm. Is there a part of Tandem that *doesn't* have to do with reliable

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