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Subject: Re: HP vs. Solaris - off topic
From: dgumport @ dannygumport . com (Danny Gumport)
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Date: Wed, 25 Feb 1998 14:20:03 -0500
To: firewalls @ GreatCircle . COM
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Is this Sun vs HP or Solaris vs HPUX ? Seems very off-topic.
-Danny G



Gaurav Sabharwal wrote:
> 
> Given a choice between the two, I would go for Sun and would blindly say no
> to HP. The support of Sun is much better out here and I have had no big
> problems with Sun machines.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Gaurav Sabharwal
> gauravs @
 hss .
 hns .
 com
> =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
> Always remember you're unique, just like everyone else.
> =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Wes Kaufmann <wes @
 osds .
 com>
> To: Ken Williams <jkwilli2 @
 unity .
 ncsu .
 edu>
> Cc: firewalls @
 GreatCircle .
 COM <firewalls @
 GreatCircle .
 COM>
> Date: Wednesday, February 25, 1998 8:19 AM
> Subject: Re: HP vs. Solaris
> 
> >My opinion and experience.  HP support is great.  They've came out with
> >special patches for my machines when I asked.  They bend over backwards to
> >support you.  Their hardware is the best business machine hands down, stays
> >running when Suns want a reboot. Their new direction towards merced with
> >Intel shows that they are staying very competitive.  Never had a problem
> >getting anything I tried running on a HP.
> >
> >
> >At 01:04 PM 2/24/98 -0500, you wrote:
> >>On Tue, 24 Feb 1998, Emmanuel Gadaix wrote:
> >>
> >>>
> >>>Someone was asking about comparing HP and Solaris architecture.
> >>>You can have a look at
> >>>http://www2.hp.com/cgi-bin/dmo/fe.pl/gsy/hp-ux/stalks.html
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>
> >>They asked for a comparison, not advertising drivel, didn't they?
> >>
> >>My experience:  Go with Sun.  Simply better design, better support, simply
> >>better.
> >>
> >>Ken
> >>
> >>http://152.7.11.38/~tattooman/
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >Wes Kaufmann
> >mailto:wes @
 osds .
 com
> >
> >http://www.osds.com
> >

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