[CQ-Contest] What will happen to our contest devices?

Barry Kutner w2up at itw.com
Tue Feb 3 23:52:50 EST 1998

In the latest issue of PC Magazine is a column describing a Microsoft 
"industry standard" called PC98, which has started to be implemented 
already. Bottom line, it will put an end to the ISA bus. All 
peripherals will run on the 66-100 Mhz PCI or AGP bus.

On the plus side, this will put an end to IRQ problems, and also be 
a significantly faster bus. On the negative side, it's gonna leave a 
lot of orphan ISA devices with no place to plug them in new 

Anyone in the computer biz have any more info on all this?
73 Barry
Barry Kutner, W2UP              Internet: w2up at itw.com
Newtown, PA         FRC         alternate: barry at w2up.wells.com

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