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Microsoft Windows Services For Unix - SFU = DOA?
Microsoft is about to start charging US$149 for its limited collection of Unix-compatible utilities for Windows NT/2000 clients. We forecast a minimal market

wintel architect  abandon their workstations for Wintel solutions. This product is better suited for Windows users who live in predominantly Unix centric environments. Microsoft has made a great show of trumpeting the superiority of Windows 2000. Unix includes NFS, telnet, and Korn free of charge. How, pray tell, is Windows better if you have to pay more and download an extra product not included on the installation CD? There's already competition that beats Microsoft on price and performance. As a result, SFU, as a separa

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