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RE: Anyone heard anything Good or Bad about Juniper equipment ?
On Fri, 13 October 2000, "Brett L. Hawn" wrote: > Until of course they grow as large as the other big name competitor, then > we'll see how well their service model scales. > > I like Juniper as much as the next person, this doesn't however, make me > naieve enough to believe that they're going to be able to leap the customer > support and technical support hurdles that all the other large companies > have hit. They probably won't. But by that time, everyone hopes there will be a new up-and-coming competitor. The founders will probably be ex-employees who got feed up with the bigness, and started the next company. IBM -> Digital -> Compaq -> Dell -> ???? There are already several companies nipping at Juniper's heels. This is a good thing. When companies start focusing on strategic architectures, alliances, and certifying; they stop innovating.