Reply to post: "Rocket, incidentally, owns and supports lots of moribund products. "

Australia to spend a billion bucks and seven years on SAP project

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"Rocket, incidentally, owns and supports lots of moribund products. "

Ah, what's known in the industry as the "Computer Associates" strategy.

Buy up lots of little mainframe products with steady user bases.

Send a "contract re-negotiator" around to discuss how their support contract prices are going up.

It used to be said CA staff were recognized by their corporate dress code. Sharkskin Grey.

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