From: Jeff Bone (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Sun Sep 10 2000 - 13:48:34 PDT
"Fielding, Roy" wrote:
> What makes you think that price isn't a design trade-off?
On a year-by-year basis, early on, Transputers were *cheaper* than
their equivalent SPARC cousins. But you're right: price is a design
tradeoff. It's also in the interface between engineering and the biz
I don't know the answer to the question I posed, but I see examples
all around; the products with the best specs along some technical
dimension of interest are rarely the market leaders.
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