If you all believe that universities can produce the quality and speeed as well
as offer the value added services that industry can, then you are right to be
worried. It is my opinion, that in general, they can not.
my humble two cents.
> I'm bothered by the likelihood that such institutions are using equipment
> that was either donated or sold at a discount by the manufacturer. I
> thought it was a common practice for these institutions to receive
> discounts under the condition that they do not enter the competitive market
> -- but I could be wrong.
> Question -
> How does the rest of the RP-ML feel about a research institute/educational
> facility directly competing against standard service bureaus. It would
> to be a problem for many firms that do service bureau work as their main
> source of income.
> B. J. Arnold-Feret
> For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
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