IBM Slashes Power Systems Memory Prices
November 30, 2009 Timothy Prickett Morgan
Big Blue’s desire to kick Sun Microsystems when it is down in the Unix business as the Oracle acquisition and Sun’s failed “Rock” processor have left customers wondering about the platform, and to steal some accounts away from Hewlett-Packard where customers are perhaps are a bit annoyed by the delays in the “Tukwila” Itanium servers, is playing into the hands of Power Systems i shops, who some days seem to be an afterthought for IBM.
Here’s the deal, and actually, what IBM is doing really is a deal. Last week, as noted in announcement letter 309-879, the company