[Beowulf] Pricing and Trading Networks: Down is Up, Left is Right
landman at scalableinformatics.com
Sat Feb 18 11:40:09 PST 2012
On 02/18/2012 01:48 PM, Vincent Diepeveen wrote:
>> Seriously, if you don't get why this matters, well ...
> Why is quadrics bankrupt?
Because ... they ... ran ... out ... of ... money?
> Why has everyone forgotten about myri as high performance network?
Because ... other ... competitors ... have ... emerged ... with ...
better ... more standardized ... stuff?
> Why is itanium end of line?
Umm ... anyone who knows anything about business would be able to
answer this one for you.
> Simple - they don't perform well and/or were too expensive.
Not so simple. Quadrics ran out of money. Myri was surpassed with
other tech. Itanium was never a good business idea.
> In all your naivity you forgot the most important thing; PERFORMANCE and
Ahh ... all of my naiveté.
And on that note, I'll close my participation in this amusing thread. A
conversation where you have not only a failure in communication, but a
profound ... seemingly unbounded ... seemingly willful ... failure in
comprehension ... yeah, not so much of a good conversation.
Really Vincent, its been entertaining.
Naiveté ... /chuckles
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