The moment I hear "Center of Excellence" I run for the exit.
"I didn't find PHP anywhere."
"Chief among them is MonoDevelop, which he claims is an excellent IDE; "
Monodevelop is a fucking awful, AWFUL piece of software. Bloated, slow, and broken hundreds of ways.
... If it wasn't for the horrific architecture and code produced by the steady stream of noobs hired to replace the burn outs.
The public is considered chattel.
... because I like to be a white hot ball of rage before noon.
Seriously. Pathetic, whiny fucks to a "man".
We always heard that future generations were being sold out for short term gain. This is the first of many.
"over 95 percent of SAP systems" are admined and operated by complete chuckleheads.
Once you get up to 10, they're bumping into each other like the 3 stooges in an elevator, so you need 100 to get anything done.
... a substantial sum to acquire the Packard/Bell brand, I find this hard to believe.
... or heading west along the Oregon Trail.
Have we really become a bunch of pussies?
What happens is vacations, housing, and any number of other perks get thrown in under "business expenses". Conventions in Hawaii? Crashpads in 5 different cities? Expense it!
Untracable transactions, mostly.
Twice as FUCKING big, MOTHERFUCKERS!