1999 – It was over 12 years that we saw Microsoft go through the Department of Justice over Monopoly issues. US district Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson issued a 207 page Findings of fact on this day. In it, he ruled that Microsoft did have a Monopoly power over the OS in the Intel market. During the week we talked about what leads up to this 207 page ruling.
- Aurora SPARC Linux is released
- Abilene network segment is upgraded to 10 Gbps
- Google drops the Yahoo – Google deal in pressure from the Justice department