BenTC wrote:kttopdad wrote:I've often wondered what value Dr. Nebel gets out of posting here. I've often heard MSIMON talk about trying to get funding to build his own units, seemingly in direct competition with EMC^2. Since EMC^2 doesn't have robust patent protection at this point, I wonder that Dr. Nebel has providee as much information as he has. Am I missing something?
You imply that Dr. Nebel is a money grabbing bastard. Some people have higher ideals.
Also, there are other ways to gain status and income from technology.
http://catb.org/~esr/writings/cathedral ... -cauldron/
(note, this is software based, so not all will relate to hardware)
I personally favor money grubbing bastardy. Why shouldn't Rick do his best to protect the interests of EMC2 shareholders?