Subject: Re: Larry Ellison on FSBs
From: Don Marti <>
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2006 14:12:44 -0700

begin Quinn Weaver quotation of Mon, Apr 24, 2006 at 01:12:43PM -0700:

> In LE's case, though, the rational decision is to let the core team
> produce the code, and then adopt and adapt it.  (Of course, he's not
> trying to make money as an FSB ;) ).

But you do have to have some member of the core
team on staff or otherwise committed to help your
customers, in case of a really hairy suppprt issue.

The question is how many core teams you want to
hire part of, and how many you want to work with in
other ways.

Don Marti