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OSNews, Generic OSes InfoWorld's Galen Gruman highlights 18 technologies that remain core to the computing experience for IT, engineers, and developers 25 to 50 years since their inception. From Cobol, to the IBM mainframe, to C, to x86, these high-tech senior citizens not only keep kicking but provide the foundations for many vital systems that keep IT humming.
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RE: Business In Science Out
by rcsteiner on Sun 14th Aug 2011 01:11 UTC in reply to "Business In Science Out"
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I would agree. There is still a LOT of Fortran code being used ... and new software being written ... in the airline industry and other places. Heck, I still help to maintain some. :-)

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