7 posts • joined 27 Jun 2012
We've seen this from big tech before...
Q. What happens when you have a much smarter sales person, when faced with a public sector procurement jobsworth...?
A. Far more expensive, unnecessary and difficult to untangle multi-year purchases. (We've all seen it.)
Soooo, this feels like the same thing IMO when the best Lawyers that Google can find (and can easily pay for) and are instructed to enforce a market protecting strategy, to then simply face off against comparatively naval-gazing regulators...
Re: America Fuck Yeah
I do realise that this was writtent in semi-jest:
"can you really see a scenario where all that juicy personal health care information doesn't somehow trickle its way back to your Amazon account?"
But PHI and ePHI is covered by HIPAA, which is generally known not to fuck about.
Do we know how much dough they'll be fined in the US?
That pun is going to take some Topping...
"Exec's have spat"
Having read this, made me think that I too would quite like to see my obituary just before I die.
I bloody love solutions like this...
That is all.
Microsoft Recouping the loss elsewhere
Funny how a Microsoft saving coincides with the July raising of prices in UK.... http://www.channelregister.co.uk/2012/05/08/microsoft_spla/
Almost feels like the 33% rise for the private sector customers will more than cover this gap created by the public sector.