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Simon Yates Quotes

Computers, Internet access, cell-phone technology and simplified web-page design software have all become cheaper and faster in recent years, making it easier to launch some type of at-home enterprise without sinking a lot of money into it.
Simon Yates
#Computers

Forrester believes that firms are more interested in stability and consistency in the PC environment than in new features. And Windows XP meets the vast majority of its users needs.
Simon Yates
#Consistency

The $100 number depends very much on the business processes a company uses to deploy. Maybe if it was completely automated, they could get down to that point.
Simon Yates
#Business

They have to flush out other systems first and get a stronger XP environment, then have the incentive to [migrate] all over again. The beta program gives them a chance to test the applications portfolio and give feedback to Microsoft about what they need to improve.
Simon Yates
#Environment

There is an opportunity for them to gain some ground in the SMB market, which is where most of the business PC growth will take place.
Simon Yates
#Opportunity

The [February] enterprise CTP release has a lot of new features that address these key pain points. By giving its users a feature-complete version of Vista earlier in the process, enterprise customers will have a lot more exposure to -- and a much greater understanding of the impact of -- these new capabilities.
Simon Yates
#Giving

Notebook prices have fallen a lot over the last few years. Traditionally the people who got notebooks were business travelers, but within the last couple years companies have tried to create a more flexible working environment even for the more office-based people.
Simon Yates
#Business