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Year 2000 http://www.ibm.com/
IBM provides a site designed to help its customers deal with the year-2000 transition. Read the exhaustive Year 2000 Guide, access the IBM Year 2000 Product Readiness Database, or visit the Technical Support Center.
This Web-only publication from International Data Group provides news and commentaries on network-centric computing. Among the features are new-product briefs, links to network-computer resources on the World Wide Web, and the NC Vendors Guide.
Lotus provides information on Kona, a set of Java-based tools and applications for PCs and network computers. Download a demonstration showing how multiple Kona business applets work together using Lotus' InfoBus technology.
Pentium II Processor http://www.intel.com/PentiumIIIntel offers a site dedicated to its Pentium II processor, complete with links to performance documents and technical data on a design error. Read about Intel's Single Edge Contact cartridge design and Dual Independent Bus architecture.
Microsoft Research http://www.research.microsoft.comMicrosoft offers a site devoted to basic and applied computer-science research. Access publications on more than a dozen topics, including program analysis, user interfaces, natural language processing, and scalable servers.
Macromedia Dreamweaver: http://www.dreamweaver.comMacromedia offers a site devoted to Dream-weaver, its visual HTML-authoring tool for professional developers. Download a free trial version of Dreamweaver or visit the Developers Center for tips and technical support.
Novell Directory Services
Novell offers a colourful site devoted to its Novell Directory Services networking technologies. Read about the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol, or go to the Rock the Net area for information on building directory-enabled networks.
Novell provides comprehensive information and resources on its IntranetWare product line. Visit the Cost of Network Ownership area for return on investment studies, or read "What Microsoft Doesn't Want You to Know".
The JavaShareware Group's site offers links to resources such as Java development tools and applets that can be downloaded. Visit Tips & Tricks for information on JavaBeans, servlets, Java classes, and executing Java applications.
Hewlett-Packard offers a comprehensive site designed to promote its networking products. Get information on subjects such as data protection and network monitoring, or visit Network City for tips and tools for the enterprise network.
AS/400 Expert Online
IBM presents a customisable site devoted to its AS/400 family of servers and systems. Among the resources available are a Reference Library, Case Studies, listings of partners and worldwide events, an Online Store, and chat sessions.
Software monolith Oracle provides background information on NCs. Get data on application development using Oracle's Network Computing Architecture or browse enterprise case studies in the Customer Stories area.