Maybe they are like the eyes on a dead stick figure... ;-)



On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 8:24 AM, Michael Ryan <michaelrtr@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

At least Cs.

On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 11:19 AM, Ingvaldson, Scott <
scott.ingvaldson@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Thousands?


-----Original Message-----
From: Michael Ryan [mailto:michaelrtr@xxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Tuesday, September 08, 2009 9:10 AM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: Wall St. Journal, Sept 3, Page 1...

Literally Ms of people do.

On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 10:04 AM, John Jones <chianime@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

XX Million for Sun v. 6 Million for IBM.

Who counts in Roman Numerals nowadays?

On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 8:50 AM, Ingvaldson, Scott <
scott.ingvaldson@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Huh.

Who'd have guessed that a brand new SPARC would be faster than a 10
month old Power System? At least until December probably...

Regards,

Scott Ingvaldson
Senior IBM Support Specialist
Midwest Region Data Center
Fiserv.


-----Original Message-----
From: Mark S. Waterbury [mailto:mark.s.waterbury@xxxxxxx]
Sent: Monday, September 07, 2009 9:42 PM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: Wall St. Journal, Sept 3, Page 1...

Hi, Don:

Do you mean this ad?

http://www.oracle.com/ad/images/SUN_SparcvsIBM_2288sec.pdf

Cheers,

Mark S. Waterbury

> Don wrote:




Uh, anyone happen to read the ad in the bottom right of the front
page

of WSJ on 9/3???



Looks like the fun is starting.just as expected. Just keep in
mind
that an
estimated 95% of all pSeries boxes run Oracle and Oracle
applications and that Oracle is IBM's biggest pSeries business
partner. :-)



I think I'm going to enjoy this one. :-) IBM may decide there's
reason to
remember they have a box called AS/400 :-)

DR2



--
This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L)
mailing
list
To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx To subscribe,
unsubscribe, or change list options,
visit: http://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/midrange-l
or email: MIDRANGE-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx Before posting, please
take a moment to review the archives at
http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l.




--
JJ
"I'm in no condition to drive...Wait! I shouldn't listen to myself,
I'm drunk!"
- Homer J. Simpson
--
This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing

list To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx To subscribe,
unsubscribe, or change list options,
visit: http://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/midrange-l
or email: MIDRANGE-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx 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@xxxxxxxxxxxx
To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options,
visit: http://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/midrange-l
or email: MIDRANGE-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx
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@xxxxxxxxxxxx
To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options,
visit: http://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/midrange-l
or email: MIDRANGE-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx
Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives
at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l.



This thread ...

Replies:

Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2019 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].