SearchEnterpriseLinux: LinuxWorld Preview: What Are the Unix Vendors' Plans for Linux?
Jul 28, 2004, 22:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kenneth Milberg)
[ Thanks to Jan
Stafford for this link. ]
"Got your tickets yet to San Francisco? LinuxWorld is just
around the corner, and promises to be very exciting this year. As a
Unix veteran, I'm excited to see HP and IBM--the leading old-guard
Unix vendors--making a big effort at LinuxWorld and in the Linux
world. Look for keynotes by Martin Fink, HP vice president of
Linux, and by Nick Donofrio, IBM's senior vice president of
technology and manufacturing. As for Sun's surly support of Linux,
well, it's Sun's loss.
"Just so you go to LinuxWorld with the back story in hand,
here's a look at Unix vendors' current Linux strategies. This way,
when you hear the keynotes, you'll know the difference between a
stunning announcement and a restatement of the status quo..."