I frequently use my Dell contact in the Software & Peripherals as he
can order anything, even if it's not listed on the web site. The
prices are always the best I get. The only thing I don't get with
them in the parts here the next day like CDW does.
On 12/27/05, Fishbeck, John <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Well, since Matt's original post was an inquiry for a local source, I
> didn't mention out-of-town/Internet/mail order options.
> But I just thought that I'd throw in my agreement with previous posters
> regarding CDW-G - I also have experienced satisfaction with using them.
> But hey - nobody mentioned Buy.com! We use Buy.com frequently. They
> carry a surprising array of computing products (I've ordered RAID
> controller cards and replacement UPS batteries from them, among many
> other items), their prices are VERY aggressive, and delivery service is,
> frankly, astounding. 4 times out of 5, if I place an order on the web
> with them by no later than early afternoon, the shipment is on my desk
> the next morning - and this with regular ground, not expedited,
> shipping! I dunno how they do it. Even if it doesn't show up the next
> day (and you can always pay extra for overnight shipping if you just
> gotta have it next day), the stuff arrives within 2-3 days at most.
> John Fishbeck
> MSU Physical Plant Computer Systems and Networking Group
Troy D Murray