AME Info: Is Linux the Biggest Thing Since the Internet?
Jul 09, 2003, 01:00 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter J. Cooper)
[ Thanks to Matt for
this link. ]
"The Linux operating system has many things in common with the
Internet when it took off in the mid-1990s.
"First, the system is free to the user. Secondly, there is a
universal standard. And third the cost reduction possibilities are
"For in the space of five years the open source Linux operating
system has moved from being an academic interest to become the
worldâ€™s fastest growing operating system for
government, enterprises and small and medium sized