Interview on open source IT: A conversation with VistaSource's Bernie Thompson

by Dan Orzech

The president of VistaSource Inc. -- formerly the Linux Division of Applix -- talks about Applixware, the open source auction site Cosource.com, and the future of thin client computing.

    open source IT: Tell me about VistaSource. When did it come into being?

    Bernie Thompson: VistaSource is a spinoff from Applix, focused on application servers and Linux. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Applix, w

OSIT: Are you seeing any impact of Windows 2000?

Thompson: Very little. There isn't the same sense of inevitability about Windows 2000 the way there has been with Windows in th

This article was originally published on Friday Jul 7th 2000
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