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Alan Davis Quotes

It does signal a bit of a switch from a technical to more of a sales focus at the top.
Alan Davis
#Focus

Basically we're trying to clarify what's free and what's not,
Alan Davis
#Trying

Its for anyone with five or six sites in the London area that wants to disseminate information between them. We believe this is the first launch of a city-wide VPLS uncontended network.
Alan Davis
#Information

Its dedicated Ethernet. The POPs are held together by native, Layer 2, dedicated Ethernet.
Alan Davis
#Dedicated

The skeptic would say this is not by choice.
Alan Davis
#Choice

It's more difficult for Microsoft to grow. That's running against them,
Alan Davis
#Running

After all, the shareholders have seen business lost from Microsoft's activities, so some portion should be given back to them,
Alan Davis
#Business

People were hoping for just a little bit better on the guidance. Guidance was OK but not great.
Alan Davis
#Guidance

Microsoft might participate in a rally to a greater degree than it has in the past year and a half, ... But it's not going to be a high-flier.
Alan Davis
#Past

There are certainly some solid growth prospects for Microsoft but it's not going to be the glory days again.
Alan Davis
#Glory

Microsoft has been caught for the past three years between value and growth and is trying to find itself. It appears cheap but it's a moderate growth story so it will probably be bound to range in the upper $20s for the rest of this year.
Alan Davis
#Growth

For a company of Microsoft's size, this is good revenue growth. It shows that there is life here.
Alan Davis
#Company

Acquisition has certainly been an ongoing strategy, and certainly this is an opportunity to accelerate that.
Alan Davis
#Opportunity

This could be a little bit of conservativeness on Microsoft's part. Wall Street was already above their guidance, ... But investors would have liked to see more on the bottom line. Operating costs were a little bit higher than expected. That was the negative.
Alan Davis
#Guidance

This could be a little bit of conservativeness on Microsoft's part. Wall Street was already above their guidance. But investors would have liked to see more on the bottom line. Operating costs were a little bit higher than expected. That was the negative.
Alan Davis
#Guidance

For anyone who aspires to cultural diversity, the richness of South Asian music is pretty hard to beat.
Alan Davis
#Diversity