[rescue] Compaq Proliant 8000

Jonathan C. Patschke jp at celestrion.net
Fri Apr 30 14:59:53 CDT 2004

On Fri, 30 Apr 2004, Patrick Finnegan wrote:

> > There is no One Platform to serve everything, neither software nor
> > hardware.
> Wrong!
> It's called POWER. : )

You might have a point there.  There are so many implementations of it
that you can probably find one for anything.

> It'd be if the price was cheaper, though.  Even used machines, like a
> 200MHz 43P-260 that was EOL'd 5 years ago still go for $600+.  "Similar"
> Sun workstations, like the Ultra 60, go for a fraction of that.

Yes, but a 260 will wipe its backside with an Ultra60.  Those IBMs are
wicked fast.

  *hugs his p615*

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