Artifact Details

Title

Ashton-Tate steps up effort to curb illegal copying of software of foreign markets

Catalog Number

102769987

Type

Text

Date

1986-01-27

Publisher

Ashton-Tate

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-4464f6b4ce051 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

3 p.

Description

Press release where Ashton-Tate announced it has taken steps to fight illegal copying of software in the international marketplace. Ashton-Tate officials are working with the U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration in an effort to halt the problem which costs U.S. software companies hundreds of millions of dollars in annual revenues. As part of that effort, Raymond Ahlberg, Senior Industry Specialist, within the office of Science and Electronics, recently spent two months at Ashton-Tate meeting with company officials and researching the piracy situation. Donated by Ed Esber. 3 scanned pages.

Category

Press release

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017