This game is an example of when you give a government institution (with no reason to stay in business) loads of cash.
Did... you just refer to NASA as a government institution that gets loads of cash?
You missed a fourth option.
Move to Alberta, Canada. We haven't had rats for decades. =D
(I'm serious, BTW. No wild rats, and private ownership of rats is illegal.)
Francis Feldman, the vice president of the shared data center for Securities Industry Automation Corp. (SIAC), the NYSE's technology arm, said the bottom line for the migration was the bottom line. He estimates the move will halve the cost of transactions, and though he wouldn't detail how much that would mean on a yearly basis, he said it is "serious financial savings, very serious."
It is masked but always present. I don't know who built to it. It came before the first kernel.