From: Niall (niall at domain magicgoeshere.com)
Date: Thu 04 May 2000 - 21:53:15 IST
On Thu, May 04, 2000 at 05:05:48PM +0100, Ronan wrote:
> anything MS did in the Web arena that someone else wasn't doing first, and using
> their existing database products to manage a ecommerce site is hardly an
> inspired idea.
Yes, indeed. Handspring now have a European presence, and I was trying to order
one from their Dutch web site yesterday evening - click, type, click, type,
click -> Microsoft ODBC error - one lost customer.
There's a reason why 92% of the USA Today Internet TOP 100 use Oracle (taken
straight from an Oracle ad. in Wired :-) )
Niall O Broin
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