Daily Archives: March 24, 2013

Small Cheap Legacy PCs Eat Big Expensive Legacy PCs’ Lunch

According to IDC, “The volume of thin client shipments in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) in 2012 increased by 9.2% year on year to more than 1.7 million units, according to results published by market research and advisory … Continue reading

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Money Wasted

I came upon disclosures of contracts over $10K on the government of Canada’s website and found these sad entries: Canada Revenue Agency 2010-06-01 to 2013-05-31, $50,084,947.14 Environment Canada 2008-04-01 to 2012-03-31, $8,986,204.42 National Defence 22-5-2009, $895,282.00 There were a few … Continue reading

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