April 23, 2001
IBM unveils midrange servers, Linux-friendly AIX
Author: JT Smith
IBM on Monday raised the curtain on its latest version of AIX. The most significant new features in AIX 5L, version 5.1 offer support for installing and working with Linux applications. Big Blue also unveiled two new midrange servers designed to compete with Sun Microsystems. With prices starting at $16,995 the new p620 and p660 are priced well below similar offerings from Sun. Full story at InfoWorld.