ZDNet Australia: Windows More Stable than Linux: Stratus
Feb 24, 2003, 22:00 (45 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by James Pearce)
"Server manufacturer Stratus Technologies is banking on Windows
becoming the dominant server operating system of choice, claiming
that companies should chose the propriety software for its
"Stephen Kiely, the chairman of Stratus Technologies told ZDNet
Australia it is 'an open book' whether Linux or Windows will
eventually dominate the server market, but Stratus has thrown its
lot in with Microsoft.
"'It's better. Contrary to public opinion it's more stable,'
said Kiely. While this comment would raise a howl of protest from
open source proponents pointing at the history of the two operating
systems, Kiely stands his ground. 'Things always look different
through the rear vision mirror than out the windscreen...'