For Steve Jobs, the term 'visionary' doesn't go far enough. Consider these acts of vision--and the will that it took to make them real.
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When Steve Jobs saw Xerox PARC's prototype graphic interface, he said it was obvious all computers would one day work that way. "It didn't require
tremendous intellect," said Jobs in a Smithsonian Institution interview. "It was so clear."
Server Market SplitsvilleJust because the server market's in the doldrums doesn't mean innovation has ceased. Far from it -- server technology is enjoying the biggest renaissance since the dawn of x86 systems. But the primary driver is now service providers, not enterprises.