FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
IBM DELIVERS FIRST UNIX® 98 SERVER BRANDED PRODUCTS
MENLO PARK, CA (December 18, 2000) The Open Group today announced the first registered products for the UNIX 98 Server product standard:
Certification date:30 November 2000.
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