ZDNet UK: Love: The Competition is Not Red Hat
May 30, 2002, 19:00 (27 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Loney)
"With the ink barely dry on the agreement, Caldera's chief
executive Ransom Love told ZDNet UK why the agreement is so
significant, what it means for Linux, for customers, for developers
and, not least, for Caldera's Unix operating systems.
"Q: Why is the UnitedLinux initiative
"A: There are two major reasons as to why Linux
is not being more widely adopted in the enterprise: certification
of business applications and fragmentation of the code base. We
believe that with this announcement we have solved both of these.
With the four Linux companies involved we get a global perspective,
we have a strong global network, but more importantly we have a
single product that can be certified one time..."