Re: [IBDI] Re: Just a marketing suggestion for FB1.0 CD
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From: "mmenaz" <mmenaz@...>
Sent: Monday, February 18, 2002 7:28 PM
Subject: [IBDI] Re: Just a marketing suggestion for FB1.0 CD
> --- In IBDI@y..., "Artur Anjos" <arsoft@n...> wrote:
> > Marco:
> > But, resuming:
> > What we need it's a combination of a Tank (Robust) with a Sports Car
> > That's the way to show that FireBird is Fast and Robust.
> You can have only difficoulties in transated concepts in cultural
dependent images :( (read Alan Cooper books www.cooper.com. They are GREAT
for program interface developement, belive me!)
> To draw a tank, you have to draw a gun too...
> A tank is:
Well I think of a tank as power and that power can be used to cause harm to
your enemies. This translates into firbird destroying your db problems(call
it solving instead)
modern tanks are as quite as possable, the M1 Abrahms(US main battle tank)
has a turbine engien in it. It is very quite.
> -fat and slow
stop looking at the WWI footage, modern tanks are as fast as possiable for
their primary terain which is off road.
> just the contrary of what Firebird is:
> -it helps you
Well your tanks are your friend, they are the best way of killing their
> -it' works smootly and silently ;)
> -slim and compact (embeddable)
This one I will give you.
> YOU think tank=robust, but it's just your choise in your mind, and it's
your mind ;)
They are robust, remember what they are designed to survive. They do
require a good deal of maintenence though.