Open Systems Benefits at HP Bulmer

Wynn, Martin G ORCID: 0000-0001-7619-6079 (1995) Open Systems Benefits at HP Bulmer. In: British Computer Society Meeting, February 22nd, 1995, Data General Offices, Hockley Heath, Birmingham. (Unpublished)

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This presentation was organised by the British Computer Society at Data General Offices in Hockley Heath to showcase the benefits of an Open Systems IT strategy. At that time, cider-maker HP Bulmer were seen as one of the pioneers in successfully implementing such a strategy, and this presentation sets out the rationale for adopting the strategy, the main systems projects that were part of it, and the resultant benefits. The advent of Open Systems - and the subsequent widespread adoption of the Unix operating system - was a key milestone in the move away from proprietary hardware and operating systems, and bespoke applications.

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    Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
    Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Business, Computing and Social Sciences
    Research Priority Areas: Applied Business & Technology
    Depositing User: Martin Wynn
    Date Deposited: 24 Aug 2020 11:30
    Last Modified: 31 Aug 2023 08:01

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