Compaq Digital: Let The Slimming Begin

Can the combine be made as cost-efficient as the PC industry?

Eckhard Pfeiffer is on his way to achieving his biggest dream--vaulting Compaq Computer Corp. into the top three of the computer industry. On June 11, Compaq shareholders are expected to bless the $9 billion merger with Digital Equipment Corp. that will make Compaq No.2 behind IBM.

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