Steve Jobs on killing Xserves: 'Hardly anyone was buying them'

According to French Website MacGeneration, Steve Jobs replied to a reader sympathetic to the plight of the XServes with the short explanation that they simply weren’t selling.

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In comparison to Apple’s major product lines which are flying off the shelves, just about anything else wouldn’t sell as well.  It is a shame (but also a reality) that Apple chose to focus on its more profitable businesses.

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