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SubjectRe: *grin* Windows 2000 & HPC: Scalable, Inexpensive
On Wed, 14 Feb 2001, Mike Harrold wrote:
> The sad thing is, 3/4 of the page is an outright lie. It isn't
> a first, W2k is not the de facto standard OS, and the TCO is
> significantly higher than any cluster running Linux.

No shit, not to mention that Linux is going to be faster and better suited
to the task.

> It's a sad day when companies can get away with blatant lies
> all in the name of "marketing."

Unfortunately that happens all too often. I'd _LOVE_ to be in a legal
position where I could slap M$ (and any other company that does this, for
that matter) and put them in their place. Feeding off the ignorance in
society is counterproductive.

Kelsey Hudson
Software Engineer
Compendium Technologies, Inc (619) 725-0771
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