Artifact Details

Title

Seven U.S. companies take action to fight software copyright infringement

Catalog Number

102770416

Type

Text

Date

1987-11-30

Publisher

Ashton-Tate Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-44760da94c879 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

3 p.

Description

Press release announcing seven American computer software and hardware companies provided information to the Hong Kong Customs and Excise Department for a "sting" operation conducted against nine major software piracy syndicates. Participating American companies included Apple Computer, Ashton-Tate Corporation, Autodesk, IBM corporation, Lotus Development Corporation, Microsoft Corporation and Word Perfect. Donated by Ed Esber. 3 scanned pages.

Category

Press release

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017