Saturday, April 11, 2015

PDP and me

Long ago and far away I sat with my boss discussing the news. The news on that day in 1992 was the ouster of Digital Equipment Corp.'s co-founder Ken Olsen. His departure was an inflection point along a trail that saw DEC go from being a gutsy Maynard, Mass. mill town startup to being a serious threat to IBM's industry leadership to being a forlorn merger candidate. Read on....

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