[Owasp-board] (Budget decision required) Fwd: Fwd: PDF for print: the OWASP Testing Guide

Dinis Cruz dinis at ddplus.net
Tue Oct 23 00:58:58 UTC 2007


Hey Guys

Any comments on this?

If I don't hear anything by Wednesday I will assume that you are OK with it
and the budget is approved  :)

We really need to put this order ASAP

Dinis

On 10/18/07, Dinis Cruz <dinis at ddplus.net> wrote:
>
> Ok, Jacek's printing prices per book are (this will include a new cover
> for each book and all formating requried):
>    - OWASP Top 10 = 10 USD
>    - Testing Guide =  12 USD.
> Note that the prices are higher due to the low quantity that is currently
> being printed.
>
> I would like to print 300 copies each (for distribution to current members
> and for the conference). do you guys agree with this number? (should it be
> 500?)
>
> This means that the current projected cost for printing will be 3000 +
> 3600 USD = 6600 USD. (to this we will need to add posting costs, which will
> be part of the OWASP member pack (we should also be able to ship some in
> bulk to the conference location)).
>
> Are you guys OK with this budget?
>
> If so we will need to make the payment to Jacek ASAP (assuming there is no
> major problem with the latest version of the contract
>
> Dinis
>
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Jacek Artymiak < jacek at devguide.net>
> Date: Oct 10, 2007 3:28 AM
> Subject: Re: Fwd: PDF for print: the OWASP Testing Guide
> To: Dinis Cruz <dinis at ddplus.net>
> Cc: Jacek Artymiak < jacekartymiak at gmail.com>, Yiannis Pavlosoglou <
> yiannis at owasp.org>
>
> Dinis Cruz pisze:
> > So the cost is about 13,3 USD per book right?
> It's 10 USD or 25% of the cover price, whichever is greater.
> >
> > Does it matter how big it is?
> Yes, is does. There are three components of the price: the base price
> set by the printer, a page-count dependent component, and my constant
> markup.
> >
> > As a reference the /OWASP top 10 2007 /is ~ 35 pages and the OWASP
> > Testing Guide is ~ 272 pages (in the current pdf format)
> 10 usd
> 12,50 usd
> >
> > Also what is your experience in the shipping costs? How much more
> > should we expect that to be?
> >
>
> Where do I ship the book? US? Which state? UK? London?
>
> Kind regards,
>
> Jacek Artymiak
> devGuide.net ltd
> > Dinis
> >
> > On 10/9/07, *Jacek Artymiak* < jacek at devguide.net
> > <mailto:jacek at devguide.net>> wrote:
> >
> >     Dinis Cruz pisze:
> >     > Hi Jacek
> >     >
> >     > Here is one of the two pdfs that I would like to have printed
> >     (between
> >     > 150 and 300 copies) before November the 12.
> >     I see no problem with that. I can take care of this.
> >     >
> >     > How much work do you feel it is need to get this to be printable
> and
> >     > how much will this cost (note that OWASP does already have the
> >     budget
> >     > for this).
> >     It will take less than two weeks to turn it into a book and then
> >     another
> >     5-7 work days to print and ship it. So it can be done before the
> >     deadline. The book will also be listed on the Amazon.com
> >     <http://Amazon.com> website within
> >     2-3 weeks since the day you approve the proof, and once that is
> >     done the
> >     whole retail side of the project will run on auto-pilot.
> >
> >     I can give you the exact prices once I know where you want the
> >     books to
> >     be shipped to, but I can already tell you that the print costs alone
>
> >     would be between 2000 USD (150 copies) and 4000 USD (300 copies) @
> >     cover
> >     price of 49.99 USD, paperback binding. Hardcover binding costs
> >     more and
> >     raises the price of the book. You'll have to decide, if it is worth
> >     extra 10 USD per copy.
> >
> >     Kind regards,
> >
> >     Jacek Artymiak
> >     >
> >     > Dinis Cruz
> >     >
> >     > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> >     > From: *Matteo Meucci* <matteo.meucci at gmail.com
> >     <mailto:matteo.meucci at gmail.com>
> >     > <mailto: matteo.meucci at gmail.com <mailto:matteo.meucci at gmail.com
> >>>
> >     > Date: Oct 9, 2007 12:30 PM
> >     > Subject: Re: PDF for print: the OWASP Testing Guide
> >     > To: Dinis Cruz <dinis at ddplus.net <mailto:dinis at ddplus.net>
> >     <mailto:dinis at ddplus.net <mailto:dinis at ddplus.net>>>
> >     > Cc: Yiannis Pavlosoglou < yiannis at owasp.org
> >     <mailto: yiannis at owasp.org> <mailto:yiannis at owasp.org
> >     <mailto:yiannis at owasp.org>> >
> >     >
> >     > Hi Dinis,
> >     > it you want it ASAP, here is the latest version, also if there are
> >     > some typo errors to review.
> >     > Let me know if you need help.
> >     >
> >     > Thanks,
> >     > Mat
> >     >
> >     >
> >     > On 10/9/07, Dinis Cruz < dinis at ddplus.net
> >     <mailto:dinis at ddplus.net > <mailto: dinis at ddplus.net
> >     <mailto:dinis at ddplus.net>>>
> >     > wrote:
> >     > > Hi Matteo
> >     > >
> >     > > We are in the final stages to be able to print OWASP books, and
> I
> >     > want to
> >     > > print the OWASP Testing Guide for distribution at the next OWASP
>
> >     > conference
> >     > > in San Jose (12 Nov 07).
> >     > >
> >     > > So can you send me ASAP the latest version in PDF format so
> >     that we
> >     > can send
> >     > > it for print (don't worry there will be an initial review stage
> >     > since lots
> >     > > of little things will need to be done to it)
> >     > >
> >     > > Thanks
> >     > >
> >     > >
> >     > > Dinis Cruz
> >     > > Chief OWASP Evangelist
> >     > > http://www.owasp.org
> >     >
> >     >
> >     > --
> >     > Matteo Meucci
> >     > OWASP-Italy Chair, CISSP, CISA
> >     > http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Italy
> >     > OWASP Testing Guide lead
> >     > http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Testing_Guide
> >     >
> >     >
> >     >
> >
> >
> >
> >
>
>
>
>
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