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selinz
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re: IBM rolls integrated data center system
selinz   4/12/2012 5:43:00 PM
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iniewski, I think you've oversimplified the choice of marketing pics in today world. LOL.

goafrit
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re: IBM rolls integrated data center system
goafrit   4/12/2012 12:32:00 PM
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Think of it this way- IBM puts human faces on their innovation which is good

goafrit
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re: IBM rolls integrated data center system
goafrit   4/12/2012 12:31:11 PM
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Maybe the nice lady is not working out. It is like Intel using actors to promote technology. Use the guys to sell it.

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re: IBM rolls integrated data center system
goafrit   4/12/2012 12:30:30 PM
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Nothing wrong with that though. They show cars with humans by the side. This could be a new level of marketing.

krisi
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re: IBM rolls integrated data center system
krisi   4/12/2012 3:19:21 AM
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thank you @GT95, indeed very good documentation available at the links you pointed out

GT95
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re: IBM rolls integrated data center system
GT95   4/12/2012 2:15:21 AM
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It is a bit buried but the HW is here: Chassis: http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/flex/chassis/index.html Compute Node: http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/flex/compute-nodes/x86/index.html Top level web site location: http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/pureflex/enterprise/ Look at the virtual tour or datasheet

krisi
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re: IBM rolls integrated data center system
krisi   4/11/2012 4:08:26 PM
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No offense to Rodney but perhaps IBM could borrow a concept from a car industry and put a nice lady in front of the pure system if they are concern of showing technology details...what's the point of that picture?...if we are to make building technology exciting for young people we have to present it in more inteersting way

rick merritt
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rick merritt   4/11/2012 3:40:30 PM
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If you think the picture is lame, you should have read the press release! Whew!

krisi
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re: IBM rolls integrated data center system
krisi   4/11/2012 2:28:59 PM
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Instead of showing an executive and a cabinet with a blue cover IBM could show us what is inside the box or at least how the front panel looks like...Kris



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