Subject: Re: Who is booting Alpha AXP 150 (aka Jensen)
To: Duane Eddingfield <>
From: Brian Hechinger <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 12/27/2001 22:05:24
> usable system in under 1 GB.   I know I'm going to get roasted for saying
> this.. But NT4's performance surprised me for the short that it remained
> on the machines after I received them. Sure looked better than on an equal
> clock speed Intel.

which is why i was amazingly surprised that Alpha flopped so bad in the market.
i just couldn't fathom why companies didn't want to port their software over
to NT/Alpha since the machines were so unbelievably fast.  this non-unix market
baffles me.