Re: Why should I be worried about the merger?

Subject: Re: Why should I be worried about the merger?
From: John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 18 Apr 2005 14:30:33 -0700 (PDT)


> I honestly don't see a good or bad outcome at this time. If one
> product falls, another will be there as a replacement. And, there
> are plenty of tools outside the Adobe and Macromedia circles as
> well.

Granted that it is premature to get upset. However, at the
appropriate time, there may well be a justifyable reason to get
upset. Sometimes you have a great deal of money, effort, workflow
design invested in a particular product. Yes, another may have the
replacement functionality. However, HOW it does it may not be a
direct replacement.

It also doesn't mean that the replacement product will do it as well.
What if Adobe in turn is purchased by Microsoft and MS dumps
Illustrator. Does MS have a replacement that could slide rignt in
with no effort?



John Posada
Senior Technical Writer

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