We purchase through DLT (www.dlt.com) so we don't have to put our
purchasing card on a web site; we pay $50.
On Thu, 2008-04-24 at 14:06 -0400, Jim Green wrote:
> We also purchase directly from RedHat. There is an interface through RedHat
> Network to track and manage your licenses and "entitlements" over the web.
> It's not as user-friendly as we would like.
> Where are you getting that $50 price? We're paying $60 (per year, per
> server) off this link:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: MSU Network Administrators Group [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On
> Behalf Of Drew Bomhof
> Sent: Thursday, April 24, 2008 10:06 AM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: [MSUNAG] RedHat Purchasing
> We buy directly from Redhat. The education rate is $50 / year / server.
> Although in some instances we're starting to move to Ubuntu and/or CentOS.
> On Apr 24, 2008, at 09:58 , Troy Murray wrote:
> > We're looking at putting up one or two RedHat servers and I'm
> > wondering about purchasing. It doesn't look like the MSU Cstore has
> > up-to-date pricing on this product. For those of you using RedHat,
> > how are you purchasing it? MSU Cstore? CDW-G? RedHat?
> > --
> > Troy Murray
> > Developer
> > Michigan State University
> > Biomedical Research and Informatics Center (BRIC) 100 Conrad Hall East
> > Lansing, MI 48824
> > Phone: 517-432-4248
> > Fax: 517-353-9420
> > E-mail: [log in to unmask]
> > http://www.icalx.com/public/troymurray72/BRIC%20Work.ics
> Drew Bomhof
> Systems Administration
> Research Technology Support Facility
> 202-C BIochemistry BLDG
> e [log in to unmask]
> p 517.353.7236
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