Does Manila save money?
Wed, 23 Apr 2003 17:18:22 -0500
Thank you for taking the time to share your story, Dan. I really
appreciate it and I think your story/experiences will help me get
something going. At least I'll have more to talk about and someone will
have to listen. :-) Frequently, large organizations, like universities,
don't like to do something that no-one else is doing. At least around
On Wednesday, April 23, 2003, at 02:00 PM,
> Subject: Re: Does Manila save money?
> From: Dan Mitchell <email@example.com>
> To: Manila-Newbies@userland.com
> Reply-To: Manila-Newbies@userland.com
> Anyway, before Manila we had about 30 faculty web sites - after about 5
> years of development and training. Three months after we began offering
> Manila sites and training we had over 150 sites. We now have well over
> The costs are incredibly low. In our case they are in the low to mid
> 5-figure range.
> You can visit our support site at
> http://faculty.deanza.fhda.edu/support/. Contact me at
> firstname.lastname@example.org if you want more information.
> On Wednesday, April 2, 2003, at 02:57 PM, kthomas wrote:
>> I work at a university.
>> We, on the inside, all know Manila does great things and would be a
>> great benefit to our students. But, I'll never get the administration
>> to drop a couple of grand on a server unless it is really going to
>> save money by reducing work load or printing costs or streamlining
>> some process.
> Dan Mitchell
> Music Department | De Anza College
> Apple Distinguished Educator class of 2000