Alan Campin wrote:
> >> But we should remember that most GUI requires a fairly expensive work
> station and that there are lots and lots of places that a >> terminal will
> do all that needs doing.  Easier maintenance, easier installations, easier
> training, better
> Yea, trying telling that to the user who want e-mail (outlook), Excel and
> Access on his system. We have a few dumb terminals but we get a lot of
> bitching about not being able to get to their e-mail.
> As to fairly expensive, you buy a PC workstation for $700.00 and $800.00

You might want to look at Network Stations over pc's.... You have been
to get email for years on green screens(any model).... If you are
people at the office on the web, then you have another whole set of
and it is not with green screens vs pc's....
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