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The Resource The road ahead, Bill Gates, with Nathan Myhrvold and Peter Rinearson

The road ahead, Bill Gates, with Nathan Myhrvold and Peter Rinearson

Label
The road ahead
Title
The road ahead
Statement of responsibility
Bill Gates, with Nathan Myhrvold and Peter Rinearson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Bill Gates - whose vision of the personal computer propelled Microsoft into one of the world's leading companies - astonished the business community in 1996 by abruptly reinventing his entire company around the Internet. In this fully revised and updated edition of his bestseller, The Road Ahead, Gates explains why the Internet is revolutionizing not just Microsoft but everything else too - and at a faster pace than even he had anticipated. Gates describes the implications for everybody of a world connected by interactive computer networks, and addresses our most pressing questions
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gates, Bill
Dewey number
004.6/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ZA3250.U6
LC item number
G38 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
theses
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Myhrvold, Nathan
  • Rinearson, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Information superhighway
  • Information technology
  • Computer networks
  • Telecommunication
  • Computer industry
Label
The road ahead, Bill Gates, with Nathan Myhrvold and Peter Rinearson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Accompanying material
1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A revolution begins -- The beginning of the information age -- Lessons from the computer industry -- Information appliances and applications -- From internet to highway -- The content revolution -- Business on the internet -- Friction-free capitalism -- Education: the best investment -- Plugged in at home -- The internet gold rush -- Critical issues
Control code
ocm35908629
Dimensions
23 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Completely revised and up-to-date.
Extent
xviii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780140260403
Lccn
96220439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
optical disk
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35908629
  • (OCoLC)35908629
System details
System requirements for accompanying computer disc: Microsoft Windows compatible
Label
The road ahead, Bill Gates, with Nathan Myhrvold and Peter Rinearson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Accompanying material
1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A revolution begins -- The beginning of the information age -- Lessons from the computer industry -- Information appliances and applications -- From internet to highway -- The content revolution -- Business on the internet -- Friction-free capitalism -- Education: the best investment -- Plugged in at home -- The internet gold rush -- Critical issues
Control code
ocm35908629
Dimensions
23 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Completely revised and up-to-date.
Extent
xviii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780140260403
Lccn
96220439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
optical disk
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35908629
  • (OCoLC)35908629
System details
System requirements for accompanying computer disc: Microsoft Windows compatible

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