LXer: IBM Offers Migration Guide for Linux as Free Download
Feb 07, 2006, 05:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tom Adelstein)
[ Thanks to Mike
Dolan for this link. ]
"Solaris to Linux Migration: A Guide for System Administrators
helps system administrators who want to move their in-house code to
faster, better, less costly Linux servers. I have met government
agencies and enterprise customers who have wanted to discuss this
topic on more than a few occassions. I typically sit in on
discussions where Linux runs everything except something from Sun
that hasn't made it through migration.
"'We'd like to get off this old expensive Sun equipment, but we
just can't.' Well, plenty of people have, but it required an ISV to
port their in-house proprietary code to Linux..."