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PlanetIT: IBM Draws Up Hit List Of Sun Accounts




“The server war between IBM Corp. and Sun Microsystems Inc.
heated up Friday with an IBM executive declaring the company plans
to target a ‘hit list’ of Sun’s top accounts with its new xSeries
servers.”

The server war between IBM Corp. and Sun Microsystems Inc.
heated up Friday with an IBM executive declaring the company plans
to target a ‘hit list’ of Sun’s top accounts with its new xSeries
servers.

“Jim Gargan, IBM’s vice president of eServer xSeries, said that
beginning in two weeks, IBM — in collaboration with Intel
Corp. and Microsoft Corp. — will target a
‘hit list of Sun’s largest accounts’ to convince them to switch to the
new IBM systems, which were unveiled Friday.”

“IBM enhanced its eServer xSeries lineup with new servers built
around the Intel 900MHz Pentium III Xeon processor.”

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