Steve Jobs on Xserve cancellation: ‘Hardly anybody was buying them’

Apple Steve Jobs has reportedly responded to an Xserve user who lamented the cancellation of the product via email:

Full article (in French) here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Readers “Sean P.” and “Jax44” for the heads up.]


  1. “Hardly” anyone was buying Macs at all in the mid-90s.

    I don’t think Apple will recover from this.
    Not necessarily from the Apple users in IT,
    but from the ones that always had an excuse not to use them.
    Some of their arguments have come true.

  2. I think this is economically the right thing to do, although it is kinda sad. but seriously, you cannot put too much effort into something not quite marketable.
    Will Apple just let this market empty like that? that’s another question though.

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