The AS/400’s Grandfather Talks Past, Present, and Future
June 23, 2008 Timothy Prickett Morgan
When Frank Soltis, the chief scientist for the i platform, is introduced these says as the Father of the AS/400, he sometimes likes to point out that this is not exactly a correct title for him. Technically speaking, Soltis says, he is the grandfather of the AS/400, and in fact is a man who is celebrating many anniversaries relating to the computing platform this year–not just the 20th birthday of the AS/400, which happened on Saturday but which IBM is celebrating throughout the month of June around the world.
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