I wouldn’t put IBM in the same platform bucket as Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google. It simply has cultivated the developer community that the Gang of Four has — certainly not to the same extent.

Few if any of my students use IBM’s wares. This is one of the company’s major long-term risks.

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