July 24, 2006 Timothy Prickett Morgan
While all of us (with the possible exception of business partners and resellers who are trying to make their profit numbers and sales quotas) cheer every time IBM does something to make the i5/OS and OS/400 platform more competitive, it is not always easy reckoning the best way to do it. Two readers offered some interesting comments, one with very precise experience running JDE software, which helped me make a more refined ProLiant configuration to compare to the System i5 box.
Great reporting on the i5 520 for JDE. I don’t follow why user-based pricing does not work. DB2 on