moderated Re: Jaws SMA
No, it's obvious what FS is trying to do. They are deliberately making a two-upgrade SMA more expensive for $210 than a two-year license for $180,because they want to gradually migrate all JAWS customers to the licensing arrangement and eliminate the SMA arrangement altogether. Now that JAWS has reached a plateau and few new features can be expected in the future, many JAWS users may simply decide to let their SMA's lapse. But by gradually switching them to the licensing arrangement, JAWS users will have to renew their licenses annually which would be more profitable for FS in the long run.
On 11/16/2020 12:33 PM, John Doering wrote:
Boy, that is a jump in price. That should be for 2 upgrades. After updating to 2021, I checked and JAWS indicates I have 1 more remaining upgrade. Should that be reporting correctly or is there something to do to make sure that field in "About" is correct? Thanks, John Doering Pricing Analyst Office: 4147783040 Extn:4063 Mobile: 445 S Curtis Rd West Allis, WI 53214 https://ibvi.org Industries for the Blind & Visually Impaired accepts no liability for the content of this email, or for the consequences of any actions taken on the basis of the information provided, unless that information is subsequently confirmed in writing. If you are not the intended recipient, you are notified that disclosing, copying, distributing or taking any action in reliance on the contents of this information is strictly prohibited. -----Original Message----- From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> On Behalf Of Bill White Sent: Monday, November 16, 2020 11:23 AM To: email@example.com Subject: Re: Jaws SMA Hi, Don. They told me the price of a new SMA after January 1 will be $210.00. Bill White billwhite92701@... -----Original Message----- From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Don H Sent: Monday, November 16, 2020 9:11 AM To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Jaws SMA Well I used my last SMA to upgrade to 2021. If I remember correctly I purchased my last SMA for $120 two years ago. Now I am told that the cost will be $150 and that price is only good until Jan 1. Don't know what the price will be after that.