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Short Take: Microsoft ships MCIS 1.0

Microsoft has shipped version 1.0 of its Microsoft Commercial Internet System (MCIS)--a family of Internet servers for commercial providers formerly code-named Normandy--to Internet service providers, telecommunications carriers, and cable network operators. Several companies have already announced that they will use components of the MCIS servers on their sites, including Lycos and TalkCity.

Microsoft has shipped version 1.0 of its Microsoft Commercial Internet System (MCIS)--a family of Internet servers for commercial providers formerly code-named Normandy--to Internet service providers, telecommunications carriers, and cable network operators. Several companies have already announced that they will use components of the MCIS servers on their sites, including Lycos and TalkCity.