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From Brian Behlendorf <br...@organic.com>
Subject Re: Apache holds just under 50% of the Internet Server Market!
Date Fri, 16 Jan 1998 01:28:17 GMT

I have no idea why this was sent to me, but even in his clarification he
manages to get things wrong and just ends up sounding really silly.

	Brian

>Date: Thu, 15 Jan 1998 15:08:50 -0800
>From: Albert Pang <Albert_Pang@zd.com>
>Subject: Re: Apache holds just under 50% of the Internet Server Market!
>To: Owner@YourOwnCompany.com
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>Thanks for the message. I?ve updated the story on the fight between Apache
>and Netscape in the Web server market with a new column at
>http://www.zdnet.com/zdimag/content/netmedium/1998/01/
>I hope you will find the piece useful and pertinent in addressing your
>concerns. Any other questions, please let me know.
>Thanks again for the feedback.
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>Albert Pang
>Online editor
>INTERNET COMPUTING
>formerly ZD Internet Magazine
>Name change press release:
>http://www.zdnet.com/zdimag/zdx/aboutus/namechange.html
>www.zdimag.com
>e-mail: apang@zd.com
>415-547-8143(phone)
>415-547-8245(fax)
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>------------ Previous Message from  Owner@YourOwnCompany.com  on  12/13/97
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>Please respond to Owner@YourOwnCompany.com
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>To:   Albert Pang
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>Subject:  Apache holds just under 50% of the Internet Server Market!
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>Albert Pang,
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>In your article:
>http://www.zdnet.com/zdimag/content/anchors/199712/15/10.tech/8.html
>You present Apache in poor light.  According to the article,
>"For the time being, Netscape appears to have the upper hand, according
>to analysts and users. Zona Research estimates that Netscape holds a 42
>percent share in the Internet server market, while  Microsoft has 28
>percent. In the intranet space, Netscape holds 35 percent compared with
>Microsoft's 30 percent."
>You do not even mention what percentage Apache holds (based on the ZONA
>RESEARCH data), nor what the basis of the percentage is.  It is that
>Netscape has 42% of the different types of servers available?  Is it
>that Netscape has 42% based on revenue? Sold Licenses?  What?
>Netcraft runs a survey of Internet hosts EVERY MONTH and they report
>that Apache holds just under 49% of the over 1.6 million sites polled!
>If you'd like to enhance your research, go to:
>http://www.netcraft.com/Survey/Reports/9712/
>for this month's results ... or for any slice back to the start,
>http://www.netcraft.com/Survey/Reports/
>If you are graphically oriented and want a summay version, go to:
>http://www.netcraft.co.uk/Survey/
>Happy Researching!!!
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