The $1300 price tag helped me make my decision :-) Granted if a business was REALLY needing multiple LPAR's then justifying $1300 isn't too hard, but I couldn't justify it for our shop. Aaron Bartell -----Original Message----- From: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Evan Harris Sent: Monday, November 13, 2006 8:11 PM To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion Subject: RE: System i5 first boot Hi Don Why would a twinax terminal be a smarter business decision than a HMC ? Other than in a small shop with no remote support required, no non-linux partitioning requirements and only one system. In hat other circumstances would it be a better choice ? Regards Evan Harris At 01:59 p.m. 14/11/2006, you wrote:
Twinax rules - the KISS method helps keep one's blood pressure down, not to mention that it is a wise business decision.