PC clone

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PC clone

A PC that is not made by one of the major PC vendors. Years ago, it meant any PC not made by IBM. See white box and PC compatible.
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As the one-size-fits-all clone PC becomes less relevant, the mass customized, vertically optimized information platform is coming into focus.
Large clone PC contracts with the State of New Jersey marked Raritan's success in those early years.
In addition, Osborn has continued to successfully lead sales and marketing efforts for companies like Power Computing, that was the first Apple clone PC manufacturer that had more sales in their first year in business than Gateway, Dell and Compaq's first year combined.
DriveImage Pro was created with one purpose in mind: to quickly clone PC workstations.
Assembled from smuggled parts and pirated software, the flood of unbeatably cheap clone PCs made in Brazil's backroom workshops has driven larger rivals away from the consumer market.
The real gift that IBM gave the world was, in fact, their biggest mistake: not signing up exclusive rights to DOS, thereby allowing other manufacturers to build clone PCs - which ultimately they did better than IBM.
ImageCast is the fastest and most efficient way that I've found to clone PCs," said Tony Case, senior vice president of operations and director of MIS for RRI dba MedTech in Waco, Texas.