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August 10, 1988

PROBLEMATIC LAUNCH OF THE AS/400 IN DUBLIN

By CBR Staff Writer

It simply had to happen in Dublin, didn’t it, where in contrast to most of the rest of the world, the company’s people are Irish first and IBMers second: when you have a bouncing baby, you want to show it off, but IBM System User reports that the Dubliemers so miscalculated the weight of the AS/400 that it fell through the stage of the auditorium the night before the launch.

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