Old Computer Companies

From: evan <evan947_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Sun Feb 2 15:58:00 2003

Hitachi and IBM merged their disk drives groups, into
a new co-owned company, Hitachi Global Storage
Technologies (www.hgst.com). DEC was bought by
Compaq, ergo HP. DG was bought by EMC.

--- vance_at_neurotica.com wrote:
> I'm trying to think of all the really old computer
> companies that are
> still in business. GE and Honeywell no longer make
> computers. DEC and DG
> are gone. So there's HP, IBM, Bull... are there
> any others left from
> way-back-when? Oh yeah, there's Siemens. And
> Amdahl's part of Fujitsu
> now. Do they still count? I guess Fujitsu probably
> counts on its own
> merits. Hitachi and Toshiba left the industry
> recently, after many years.
> And then there's Unisys, with their recent turn to
> weird hybrid systems.
> Did I miss anyone?
> Peace... Sridhar
Received on Sun Feb 02 2003 - 15:58:00 GMT

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