SGI Carves New Grave for Itself
from the that's-the-best-they-can-do? dept
mchao writes “So SGI’s latest strategy to reinvent itself is to go with… you guessed it, Linux: the OS du jour. Would someone just buy this company already?” I used to think SGI was a good acquisition target, but now I’m not so sure any more. They used to have a great brand, but that has suffered tremendously.
Comments on “SGI Carves New Grave for Itself”
This has been their strategy for a year now – that and making NT boxes. I thought IRIX was great, but to be fair it was hard to get ports of commercial software – let alone support. I think they shot themselves when they sold off the MIPS processor division….