[rescue] HPUX workstation vendor recommendations
lionel4287 at verizon.net
Tue Jan 30 17:36:02 CST 2007
>From: "Curtis H. Wilbar Jr." <rescue at hawkmountain.net>
>Date: 2007/01/30 Tue PM 04:19:15 CST
>To: The Rescue List <rescue at sunhelp.org>
>Subject: Re: [rescue] HPUX workstation vendor recommendations
>James Fogg wrote:
>>> Subject: [rescue] HPUX workstation vendor recommendations
>>> Would prefer not to buy from Epay.
>>> Looking for decent performance workstation class boxes
>>> probably in the J6000 class (space is a concern).
>> Eli Heffron's in Cambridge Mass.
>> Expensive, but (possible) worth it.
>gadzooks... don't know about hp pricing... but
>holy cow !
>I bought the Raq version of this box for $100.... over a year ago !
Historically, they are about 2x market price, but as you have shown, there are some higher multiples...
Don't forget, there is a difference between eBay'ing something for a few bucks and taking your chances, and buying a piece of equipment that *has to* work, and needs support if there is a problem (businesses typically want something better than "removed working, guaranteed no DOA")...
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