Electronics Forum | Thu Sep 25 19:38:26 EDT 2003 | lysik
I would like to start a new web site that tracks, monitors etc the policy and hostile blackmail type license fees and support policies of ICT and PCB assebbly equipment companies. I would also like to have a forum where people can log their experienc
Electronics Forum | Mon Oct 06 14:39:20 EDT 2003 | dgjjr
I definately agree about OEM's skewing the data on such a proposed site. I was a service engineer for an OEM for 13 years and I know from experience; the marketing guys rake through these forums daily looking for any oportunity to promote the brand.
Electronics Forum | Thu Sep 25 22:36:41 EDT 2003 | fastek
It wasn't that long ago that your beloved UIC was attempting to charge $20K to license a GSM. Are you saying they don't have a license fee structure any more? I bet they still do. I feel the fees charged by the SMT OEM's are justified as many are as
Electronics Forum | Fri Sep 26 16:49:17 EDT 2003 | lysik
I just want a forum to track the bad apples. They are out their and people need to know who they are and the consumer should be fully aware of policies before you buy something. Sometimes they are unclear or the sales engineer tells fib. GenRad does