In the English declamation final, Y2K
School and Y2K
Sir Syed Ahmed Campus participated and performed very well.
The President's Council on Y2K
had three codes for financial institutions' Y2K
assessment-green, yellow and red.
concerns spawned a still-present multibillion dollar industry devoted to fixing the 00 problem and reinforcing the integrity of computer and database systems.
What fascinates me about the Y2K
theory is the possibility that what worked before could work again.
With the 9-11 attacks, America faces a more immediate, more frightening, and far more deadly threat than Y2K
. Interestingly enough, though, the Y2K
lesson can be fruitfully applied to the current situation.
Although a few insureds litigated the point, most insureds recognized that their Y2K
preparations were not covered.
"We were expecting a huge influx of Y2K
business that never came," says Gina Bruce, president and CEO.
In subsequent research on Y2K
issues, I came to the conclusion that large classes of software, notably PC software, had introduced what few Y2K
fixes were necessary, circa 1980-- 1990, long before Peter De Jager began promoting Y2K
Telecom Alert was launched in 1998 by Telecommunications Reports Inc., and it then suspended publication in 1999.
lockdown affected the high-end market and midrange market much more dramatically than the low midrange and entry server markets.
It's now been three months and much of the populace still has 20 pounds of preserved ham and 10 gallons of bottled water left over from their Y2K
rations, asking themselves, "I did all this for nothing?"
A survey of PTI member jurisdictions, "Lessons Learned from the Y2K
Effort," illustrates these two benefits (see Figure 1).