Hp's Vectras: Just Right For Home Offices

HP's Vectra 500s are aimed at small businesses, and the focus is on simplicity

What's a poor small-business person to do when it's time to buy computers? Big outfits such as Compaq Computer and IBM design machines for business use but sell them through dealers who show little interest in selling a handful of units. Direct-sales specialists such as Dell Computer and Gateway 2000 will set up a machine any way you want. But most people who run a business need more hand-holding than these companies provide.

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