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The Vista effect

For every $1 spent on Microsoft's new operating system, businesses and consumers will spend $9.33 on hardware $5.35 on software $3.93 on service providers

By Robert Weisman
Globe Staff / January 22, 2007

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On the eve of the formal rollout of Vista, the first version of Windows released in six years, a study commissioned by Microsoft Corp. is predicting the company's new computer operating system will boost business activity in the Massachusetts high-tech sector. (Full article: 949 words)

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