Fox and Rabbit Products

October 5, 2018

Old question:

Q: Why does the rabbit run faster than the fox?

A: Because the fox is running for his dinner, but the rabbit is running for his life.

Some products are running for their dinner, and some are running for their lives:

In general, as a customer you’ll do better with products that are running for their lives, for the same reason that the rabbit runs faster. Prefer AWS over Google Cloud Platform, Spotify over Apple Music, and Slack over Hangouts.