Re: Cost of Starfire

Justin Dolske (
Mon, 9 Jun 1997 01:57:26 -0400 (EDT)

On Sun, 8 Jun 1997, John Falkenthal wrote:

> Depending on size of system, storage and peripherals, and various discounts
> (nobody pays list price), you're in the 1-4M range. List price of smallest
> configuration is somewhere around $500k.

That had *better* include a large number of Das Blinkenlights... :-)

> What a great weekend this has been. Lets keep it up and at least sustain
> this rate. Kudos to CMU - great job fellas.

No doubt! We're certainly making progress... Big Numbers are Good Numbers.

Justin Dolske <URL:>
Graduate Fellow / Research Associate at The Ohio State University, CIS Dept.
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