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technology revolves in 4 year cycles – then everyone needs to upgrade at once.
2000 was an artificial w2k scandal and should never have been used to boost sales and upgrades artificially – the obvious realit of a slump after such dangerous over-buying happened.
You could pick up big-iron SUN gear on the black market for a fraction of its original cost around 2001.
some of the tech curious readers here, might do well to keep this article in their favs,
A lot of standards and specs are going to all change at once, meaning that those who have bought this year, really have bought at the wrong time.