[geeks] RE: Reevaluating Macintosh (was Dual Xeon vs Dual G4)
listor at melin.org
Sun Feb 2 02:40:47 CST 2003
As a sr. test editor for a networking/computer magazine, I have to
Here is two examples, one of a company trying to get their stuff into
the press, and one of a company that's tries but not that hard since it
isn't their core business :
a) Monday, January 2003, phone rings : Dell asks if I'm interested in
reviewing a new NAS system.
Wednesday, January 2003, phone rings : Dell asks if I'm interested in
reviewing a new server system.
(and this goes on and on with the other major players in the server
market as well...)
b) Tuesday, August 2002, phone rings : Apple asks if I want to review
(and this is all I've heard from them when it comes to servers...)
"What's with the 'Intel Inside' warning label anyway?"
who > joacim melin
how > joacim at melin.org
where > http://z80.org
On Sunday, Feb 2, 2003, at 09:13 Europe/Stockholm, Brian wrote:
>> Server market share...not their core market, but you seem to have
>> omitted the "273% increase over the past year" figure. In SERVERS.
>> Where they're not putting forth any effort.
> 273% gain, to get from irrelevant to barely noticeable, thats sorta
> like a
> penny stock that triples but the company still isn't worth a damn.
> Also ads
> for their server are/were in several magazines, that doesn't qualify
> as not
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