SearchEnterpriseLinux: Oracle Executive: Linux is Not a Homemade Television
Apr 09, 2003, 16:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Amy Kucharik)
[ Thanks to Michael
S. Mimoso for this link. ]
"Oracle Linux executive Dave Dargo told attendees of the Linux
on Wall Street Conference on Monday that IT needs to start treating
Linux as an enterprise product.
"'We need to stop looking at Linux as a starting point--as a
Heathkit, a box of bits,' said Dargo, vice president of Oracle's
Linux Program Office.
"Dargo recalled the mail-order, build-your-own television
company from his childhood as an analogy for the state of Linux
prior to a few years ago..."