[rescue] Re: NetApps

Bill Bradford mrbill at mrbill.net
Thu Apr 8 01:05:12 CDT 2004

On Wed, Apr 07, 2004 at 11:57:25PM -0400, Nadine Miller wrote:
> Iirc correctly, all our F330s were the same color as the disk 
> trays.  I know they weren't nuclear yellow.

Maybe I'm thinking the 220s were nuclear yellow.  

> We even had a couple of those "shark gill" faceplated ones 
> (540's?) with the polished aluminum.  I hear those still go for 
> good prices (just the faceplates).

My boss at the time made me send two of those faceplates *BACK* because
they were too "scratched" or not "perfect enough" for him to show to 

> The life of a sys admin would be a lot easier if all the other 
> stuff we use worked as well as NetApps.  Of course, they'd be 
> hiring monkeys instead of folks like us to do the job, then, too.

Our NetApp rep:  "You have a 540.. at HOME?"
me: "Yeah.  Four seven-nine-gig-disk SCSI shelves."
him: "Wow, cool."


bill bradford
mrbill at mrbill.net
austin, texas

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