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Alain Lederer
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Memories of outer tomb :0)
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Bernard Erny May 31, 2009.

 

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Alain Lederer commented on Thomas E. Mitchell's blog post The Passing Of A VS Legend
"Sad news, all our condoleances to his familly and mates."
Jun 10, 2010
Alain Lederer commented on Thomas Junker's blog post Question for members: should site content be publicly accessible?
"I definitely would support Bernard's suggestion, however, being a very "old" Internet user, with a bemol: some parts of this website should be public, like an info page, saying something like "Wang systems are not dead"…"
Aug 12, 2009
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Jun 10, 2009
Alain Lederer replied to Thomas Junker's discussion The VS going forward... formulating a strategy
"Well Thomas... The very first thing that comes into my (marketing-oriented) mind is: why don't you put together on this website the potential advantages of using at all an NVS and techs details ? I mean, a good presentation of your…"
Jun 7, 2009
Bernard Erny replied to Alain Lederer's discussion Memories of outer tomb :0)
"Hi Alain, If once in Geneva tell me, I'll show you a NewVS running."
May 31, 2009
Alain Lederer replied to Alain Lederer's discussion Memories of outer tomb :0)
"Hi Bernard Although I was originally scheduled to be the Sales & support guy in Geneva, my fate was to remain in Zurich at that time... as nothing at all happened in Geneva. So I stayed in ZH, until the whole collapsed, then came back in…"
May 31, 2009
Bernard Erny replied to Alain Lederer's discussion Memories of outer tomb :0)
"Hello Alain, Nice to see a compatriot on this blog. As fare as I remember, I think I never saw you at Wang Geneva. In early 1985, we bought our first Wang, a VS 15. We are still running our business on a Wang system, yet the NewVS since May 2008."
May 31, 2009
Thomas Junker left a comment for Alain Lederer
"Welcome, Alain! Thank you for joining and participating."
May 31, 2009
Alain Lederer posted a discussion

Memories ou outer tomb :0)

Hello FolksTo say the least, Thomas' message came as a real surprise.... Having helped to build Wang Switzerland, which ended around 1993, I did not even think that some "remains" had somewhat survived.Time has past, and I am now involved in light aviation business (www.ulmeurope.com), no more directly with computers - if you except my PC for admin purposes.It seems to me rather extraordinary that the at that time excellent Wang harware and software would…See More
May 31, 2009
Alain Lederer is now a member of Wang VS
May 31, 2009

Profile Information

What is your industry?
Light aviation
How long have you worked with the Wang VS?
10 years
What are your primary VS languages?
COBOL, RPG II
Are you presently actively working with a VS?
No
Do you have a "New VS" [a.k.a. "VSGX"]?
No
Is your VS the enterprise processor?
No it's archival only

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At 4:16am on May 31, 2009, Thomas Junker said…
Welcome, Alain! Thank you for joining and participating.
 
 
 

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