Subject: Re: update server alternatives
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <>
Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2002 15:36:33 +0900

>>>>> "Tom" == Tom Lord <> writes:

    Tom> The customers buy the end-to-end check, not the transport
    Tom> mechanism.

Tom, why do you think Federal Express exclusively uses its own fleets
of planes and trucks, instead of renting space on common carriers
where possible?

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