[rescue] RE: E5000 Pricing?
mcguire at neurotica.com
Thu Apr 8 12:42:10 CDT 2004
On Apr 8, 2004, at 1:35 PM, Steve Sandau wrote:
>> Exactly. Which is another reason why, when "suit procedures"
>> invade a company or other organization, it just bleeds money
>> Smart (i.e., non-suit) people buy those boards on eBay. Worried
>> about one dying? Buy two. REALLY worried? Buy three. They're
>> small and don't take up much closet space.
> HA! When we were purchased by $LARGE_COMPANY a while back, management
> said "You know how you've been buying parts and such on eBay? Well
> that was great; you saved us a lot of money. Now stop it. If you need
> anything now, we buy new from Dell."
Suit barbie says, "Honest work is hard...let's take KICKBACKS!"
> Well, Dell doesn't seem to sell SS1000 memory or any number of other
> things we need. In addition to that, most of our requests for new
> stuff get a delay-tactic response anyway...
A common thing to say when suits are involved.
Dave McGuire "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL reboot and upgrade." -Jonathan Patschke
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