Archive for July, 1993

Lies, damn lies, and statistics: Gartner PC cost/benefit analysis is fishy (first appeared in InfoWorld)

Monday, July 26th, 1993

Does anyone else find The Gartner Group annoying? I’m reviewing its “PC Cost/Benefit and Payback Analysis.” The good news: I now understand the “Productivity Paradox.” It comes from Gartner’s inflated cost numbers. The bad news: If Gartner is right, a lot of companies are spending far too much on some very basic items. Example: Gartner’s […]

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