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GNU
Based on 6 reviews.
IBM
Based on 1954 reviews.
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Overview
GNU i The combination of GNU software and the Linux kernel is commonly known as Linux. Development of the GNU operating system was initiated by Richard Stallman at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Artificial Intelligence Laboratory as a project called the GNU Project which was publicly announced on September 27, 1983, on the net.unix-wizards and net.usoft newsgroups by Richard Stallman.International Business Machines Corporation is an American multinational technology and consulting corporation, with headquarters in Armonk, New York. IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware, middleware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. The company originated in 1911 as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company through a merger of the Tabulating Machine Company, the International Time Recording Company, and the Computing Scale Company.
Sample Customers
IBM Rational Build Forge
Cars.com
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Atos SE, STM, Regence BlueCross BlueShield
IBM Rational Software Analyzer
SIBRA GmbH, IKB
IBM Cognos
More than 23,000 leading organizations across multiple industries use Cognos. Some examples of Cognos customers include BMW Financial Services, Quinte Health Care, Troy Corporation, Michigan State University, and GKN Land System.
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Computer Software Company
28%
Comms Service Provider
23%
Manufacturing Company
13%
Educational Organization
7%
Computer Software Company
28%
Comms Service Provider
18%
Financial Services Firm
11%
Government
6%
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