Linked by Howard Fosdick on Sat 24th Nov 2012 17:52 UTC
Editorial Do you depend on your computer for your living? If so, I'm sure you've thought long and hard about which hardware and software to use. I'd like to explain why I use generic "white boxes" running open source software. These give me a platform I rely on for 100% availability. They also provide a low-cost solution with excellent security and privacy.
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RE[6]: Time vs money
by PJBonoVox on Mon 26th Nov 2012 14:30 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: Time vs money"
PJBonoVox
Member since:
2006-08-14

Those guys should try working for a videogames company (like I do).

Anything we do that blocks the productivity of the 'workforce' is frowned upon and as such we don't have any draconian policies or revokation of rights at a PC level.

This place runs smooth as silk without them.

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RE[7]: Time vs money - user skill level
by jabbotts on Mon 26th Nov 2012 18:29 in reply to "RE[6]: Time vs money"
jabbotts Member since:
2007-09-06

You likely have a higher average user skill level than most non-IT industry places.

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