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Subject: Re: Re-org Date: 4/6/2003 2:25 PM
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Great Post:

"On Thu, 03 Apr 97 02:59:33 -0600, spiff wrote:
Palmer just announced a reorg and management shuffle, but the price keeps dropping. How low will it go?"

Hoonta replies:

I have not heard about any recent reorgainzations. I will have to ask my DEC hardware rep about it tomorrow. Is Palmer planning to do another one? I would have thought he has cut as much staff as he can by now...

Sadly, this is one stock that I do not have much confidence in for the next few years. It is a SHAME TOO because they have the best non-graphical operating system (VMS) around. I still have not seen anything which can compare to the clustering technology for a VMS system.

After watching the way they treated their people (after OLSEN left)during the last round of firings, I can imagine what the morale is for the workers left behind.

I am still skeptical of what Palmer is trying to do.


Digital had clustering technology back in 1997...

John T. (these type of posts from "inside DIGITAL were especially valuable to me in my first days on the FOOL message boards...)
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