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On Systems Software

A prospective new college hire recently related an odd comment from his professor: systems programming is dead. I was nonplussed; what could the professor have meant? Systems is clearly very much alive. Interesting and important projects march under the banner of systems. But as I tried to construct a less emotional rebuttal, I realized I [...]

Posted on February 24, 2013 at 9:46 pm by ahl · Permalink · Comments Closed
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