amanfromMars 1 Thu 17 Dec 05:48  ….. noting the possibility of unintended consequences on https://forums.theregister.com/forum/1/2020/12/16/solarwinds_stock_sale/
Living dangerously ….is playing the markets for a sucker
Two Silicon Valley VC firms, Silver Lake and Thoma Bravo, sold hundreds of millions of dollars in SolarWinds shares just days before the software biz emerged at the center of a massive hacking campaign.
Silver Lake and Thoma Bravo deny anything untoward.
I doubt anything untoward is at the top of the thought list of their new owners if the shares where bought by a Soprano
amanfromMars 1 Thu 17 Dec 08:01  …… throwing colossal rocks at dead ducks on https://forums.theregister.com/forum/1/2020/12/16/solarwinds_stock_sale/
Re: Status Quo Command and Control Problems with Virtual Opportunities Rampant and Rabid
Every time this happens, I think that the investors would not be that stupid – yet here we are, again. ….. YetAnotherJoeBlow
It’s a gift that just keeps on giving, YetAnotherJoeBlow …….. and Albert Einstein noted ….
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe.
And some prime plonkers and sub-prime doozies just can’t stop themselves proving it.
What can be done about it, if anything at all, or whether it is to forever remain a very convenient and catastrophic vulnerability for more intelligent beings to exploit and explore, engage and expand operations with, itself engages many who be more than just a tad anxious and even fearfully terrified of the possibility, and therefore extremely likely probability of the mixed augmented virtual reality being an extant presentation indicative of the realisation of existential threat actor theatres of ……. well, Greater IntelAIgent Games Fields of Play sounds pretty innocuous and suitably unthreatening, so quite an appropriate APT misnomer in such circumstances/Earthly Iterations.
Maybe it is one of Cheltenham’s Wild Child Toys broken free of Pandora’s Box of Tricks and Ancient Spells ?
amanfromMars 1 Thu 17 Dec 18:00  ….. being quite bold and even recklessly brave on https://forums.theregister.com/forum/1/2020/12/16/solarwinds_stock_sale/
If U Got the Product We Got the Production Covered …. Performance Virtually Guaranteed FailSafe
one of the biggest of the Cs said to me, ….”What if it had worked?”……. sitta_europea
That’s certainly something the biggest of frauds would be liable to say, sitta_europea.
Really successful venture capitalists never have any need to deal with such failings as lack fabulous fabless further forwarding planning with prime premium product placements of novel intelligence in Future Enterprised Free Zones, where everything works perfectly according to openly shared AIMaster Planning Programs/Surreal Mixed Augmented Virtual Reality Projects.
Spooky Quantum Entanglement at a Distance Engagement with Extra-Dimensional Beings …… and something somewhat fundamentally different from anything you might know betatesting New Infrastructure, New Opportunities: China’s Intelligent Economic Development White Paper type Feed and Seed for the likes of Assets in a China Development Research Foundation and IARPA, a GCHQ Doughnut or Kremlin Cosy Bear Skin of a Practically Functional, Extremely Exciting and Endlessly Excited and Easily Excitable Virtual Disguise.
One thing you can be sure of there, to not give it all of your attention in the pursuit of delivery and acceptance of imperfect perfection and insatiable desire, has one bogged down and struggling on Earth whilst others prepare you for Almighty Space Trips …… with Introductions to Novel ProgramMING, Novel ProgramMING Novel ProgramMING Projects out in the Open for All to Peer Review and See, Follow and Experience as Planned …. and ideally, when everything goes almost perfectly according to plans, as Fervently Expected and Richly Deserved.
If you’re exceptionally lucky and incredibly gifted, one can find it most agreeable to semi-permanently bog oneself down and embed oneself deep into the dark and succulent embrace of the most tremendously tempting of environments trailed and tested to perfection for there …… and for trialing in further fields afar and abroad.
And a Colossal Labour of LOVE rather than ManICQ Series of Epic Hellish Tasks ……. although quite where the boundary between those two is, if such a hurdle even exists, is presently unclear and missing positive definition.