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IBM offloads Notes and Domino to India's HCL Technologies


Re: Interface Hall of Shame

"We criticise the product now for its defects, but why didn't said global corporations do their research prior to embracing it? Methinks that it is the sheep mentality: Such & Such Megacorp is using Notes, it must be ok to use it."

IBM salespeople were the highest paid in the industry. They could sell ice to eskimos.

VPs of Finance and VPs of IT of the day (themselves mostly enthusiastic non-tech ex-sales yesmen) didn't stand a chance of making a good decision for their companies.

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