SarsSmarz writes "This is truly the most wandering article I've ever read, but it has some good stuff in it. Ignore the Cheapies at your peril!"
Fail to heed the cheap revolution and it will kill you. Try selling a server for $30,000 at a time when Dell sells a pair for $5,000 and you're toast.
Ask Sun Microsystems about it. Sun has suffered declining revenue for 12 consecutive quarters.