The Triangle: Switch to Linux Slow Start, Will Pick Up Speed Soon
May 01, 2005, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kevin Lynch)
"In the course of a decade, Linux has developed from a small
hobby operating system to a massive giant. Linux has been embraced
by many for just about as many diverse reasons. Computer
enthusiasts have been the oldest supporters of Linux, using the
constantly developing OS as a desktop workstation. Additionally,
Linux can be seen in the embedded market through its use in
routers, TiVo devices, VoIP phones, and other types of devices.
Linux has also been accepted by many large corporations as their
primary server operating system. In order to grow, however, Linux
developers must target the typical home computer user as well as
the typical corporate desktop..."