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Category:Merger Category:OEM It ought to be noted that Compaq is now part of H-P. Compaq was a major OEM at the time.

This index deals with Comes vs Microsoft court exhibits which offer a glance at the history of Microsoft abuse. For a concise summary of some of the exhibits, see "Petition text - overview".


  • Compaq Microsoft selected source agreement (Exhibit PX02287)
  • Compaq amended OEM contract (Exhibit PX02317)
  • Microsoft-Compaq OEM license agreement (Exhibit PX02679)

  • Partnerships

  • Compaq and Microsoft frontLine partnership (Exhibit PX02585)
  • Compaq on partnering with Microsoft (Exhibit PX02646)
  • The Rod gets rich plan and a peace of the action (Exhibit PX04029)

  • Abuse/Other

  • Kempin: Compaq truely pisses me off (Exhibit PLEX0_2455)
  • Compaq going to bundle OS/2 - bad (Exhibit PX05063)

  • Posts of Interest

  • Microsoft’s Nathan Myhrvold on How “to Freeze the Market at the OEM and ISV Level”
  • Antitrust: How Microsoft Came up with Windows Bundling (exhibits PX00980 and PX00982)