Andy, What is your take on the SQL package and the Query? Dare ----- Original Message ----- From: "Andy Nolen-Parkhouse" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: <email@example.com> Sent: Friday, January 18, 2002 9:26 AM Subject: RE: Development System on a NT 4 Server in an ADSL network > Dare, > > I had two thoughts on the developer's program idea. The first is IBM's > PartnerWorld for Developers, which has been around for a very long time. > The second is not in place yet, but there is an initiative under > consideration within the iSeries Nation program to make low-cost > machines available. I don't know specifics on the second, your best > source of information might be the archives of this list. > > PartnerWorld for Developers is an IBM program to support development on > their platforms. They have access to low cost hardware. I haven't > participated recently, but a few years ago, all IBM software was > available at no cost and no charges for software subscription. More > information at: > > http://www.developer.ibm.com/welcome/hwmall.html > > I don't think you missed any of my points. > > Regards, > Andy Nolen-Parkhouse > > > > -----Original Message----- > > From: firstname.lastname@example.org > [mailto:email@example.com] > > On Behalf Of Dare > > Sent: Friday, January 18, 2002 9:00 AM > > To: firstname.lastname@example.org > > Subject: Re: Development System on a NT 4 Server in an ADSL network > > > > Thanks for your reply Andy. One, what special developer's program. > Pls > > provide detail. Second, if I can get some savings on the entire > system I > > will double the DASD. Thirdly, I will look at the pricing of CAE and > make > > that decision. Lastly, Query is a qiuck report writer, reusable, not > too > > complex, can be learn quickly, and not as dangerous to give to > beginners. > > SQL is like a HLL with all the powerhouse component. As a System > > developer > > and an Admin I have different use for these 2 tools. Let me know if I > > miss > > any of your points. > > > > Dare > > > > ----- Original Message ----- > > From: "Andy Nolen-Parkhouse" <email@example.com> > > To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> > > Sent: Friday, January 18, 2002 8:08 AM > > Subject: RE: Development System on a NT 4 Server in an ADSL network > > > > > > > Dare, > > > > > > The hardware and software on your configuration seems to be coming > in at > > > 78% of IBM list pricing. I don't think you can do much better on > new > > > equipment through regular retail channels, although some of IBM's > > > special developer programs might do better. > > > > > > In terms of the configuration, it doesn't look bad for a light-duty > > > development box. You'll need to decide whether 17.5 GB is enough > > > storage for you. If it were mine, I would probably want to include > a > > > single license of Client Access and would consider going with the > > > three-year prepaid software subscription. Personally, I would > rather > > > pay it up front and not worry about it later. I would also echo the > > > previous post questioning why you would want both Query/400 and the > SQL > > > Tools. > > > > > > Regards, > > > Andy Nolen-Parkhouse > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > > This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing > > list > > To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com > > To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, > > visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/midrange-l > > or email: MIDRANGE-Lemail@example.com > > Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives > > at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l. > > _______________________________________________ > This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list > To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com > To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, > visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/midrange-l > or email: MIDRANGE-Lfirstname.lastname@example.org > Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives > at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l. >
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