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Server Pipeline: FUD Never Changes

Jun 26, 2006, 22:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Don ST. John)

"Does it work? Apparently Microsoft thinks so, because it's employing it again in the form of comments from chief platform strategist Bill Hilf. Hilf said that Linux doesn't really threaten Windows on the desktop; that's fine. Nobody's going to have a problem with that assertion. But he then went on to claim that Linux as an advanced, integrated server platform is also no challenge to Windows because 'end users don't want to do testing unless they're a developer' and 'most open-source code is terribly inferior to commercial software code...'"

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