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Re: [News] Migration to SUSE Linux Saved 40% in Terms of Cost

__/ [ B Gruff ] on Monday 24 April 2006 13:10 \__

> On Monday 24 April 2006 13:09 Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> ,----[ Quote ]
>> | Migrating to Intel boxes running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server enabled
>> | COCC to significantly decrease system downtime associated with upgrades,
>> | freeing up valuable DBA time for more strategic projects, such as
>> | creating innovative products for customers. As a result of the
>> | migration, COCC was able to reduce its hardware costs by 40 percent
>> | and decrease its software licensing and labor costs significantly
>> | each year.
>> `----
> I assume that you found this in one of the Get The Facts references?;-)

"Get The Facts references"? It's not even grammatically correct. What is "Get
the Facts" with capital letters? I guess a whole load of money can buy
somebody a phrase. *smile*

Microsoft studies are selective. The hypothesis/ses drive the studies and
conditions are massaged to tailor the outcome. Only gross use of money for
campaigning through advertisement would get flawed studies any attention.
Think of the film Kong, which was advertised like there was no tomorrow.
Okay, it's subjective, but pick your least favourite film and recall how
much advertisement was needed to persuade you to take it seriously.

Best wishes,


Roy S. Schestowitz
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