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InfoWorld: Momentum behind Linux continues to build, IDC says

Aug 18, 1999, 16:12 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ed Scannell)

"Linux is continuing to gain momentum among both large and small business users, and may sustain that growth with the cautious acceptance of Windows 2000 during the next 12 to 18 months, according to a study released Tuesday by market research firm International Data Corp. (IDC).

"In a survey conducted among 788 user sites in the United States and Canada, 13 percent of the respondents said they are now using Linux."

"The results are available in two different reports: "Windows Adoption Windows 98 vs. Windows NT Workstation Study" and "Windows NT Server Study."

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