Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Open Source's Threat to Microsoft is Growing
Nov 19, 2003, 23:00 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Todd Bishop)
[ Thanks to Matt for
this link. ]
"Computer enthusiasts at a conference here this week are
learning about the latest technologies and attending sessions about
a software program that dominates an important segment of the
"But contrary to what you might be thinking, the conference is
not Comdex. And the software is not Microsoft Windows.
"The event, ApacheCon, is a gathering of people involved in
open-source software--computer programs produced by international
communities of volunteers. The conference is being staged down the
road from Comdex by the Apache Software Foundation, a group best
known for an open-source program used on nearly 70 percent of the
computers that store and serve up Web pages..."