""I don't know why people even bother with Gartner," Montreal
consultant and Slashdot blogger Gerhard Mack told LinuxInsider.
"Ever see their predictions about Itanium? IBM absolutely lambasted
them for revising their predicted Itanium sales downward each year
and still being wrong every time."
"Indeed, the company "could probably save money and improve
their odds by firing all their experts and just hiring some fortune
tellers instead," Mack said."