Subject: Re: Hotmail is running on ???
From: Geoffrey Crawshaw <gcrawshaw@openair.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Sep 1998 08:59:11 -0400

Check out http://www.kirch.net/unix-nt/

It has the hotmail story plus plenty of other ammunition for the Unix vs. NT
battle.

Geoff Crawshaw
OpenAir Software Inc.

> I heard that, after buying Hotmail, MS switched the servers from Unix to NT,
> but had to switch back because NT would not do the job.
> 
>    However I cannot find any article on the web relating that story, and
> hopefully giving some details.
> 
>    Does anyone have pointers to "reliable" sources about this ?
> 
> Thanks for any help.
> 
> Cordialement
>    Bernard Lang
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