SearchEnterpriseLinux: Analyst: HP's Overtures to Sun 'A Marketing Thing'
Oct 08, 2003, 19:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael S. Mimoso)
[ Thanks to Amy
Kucharik for this link. ]
"Hewlett-Packard Co.'s new Linux migration plan, targeted at
snatching Sun Microsystems Inc.'s enterprise Solaris customers, is
being brushed aside as a marketing ploy...
"'It's mostly a marketing thing, an eye-catcher,' said Bill
Claybrook, research director for Linux and open source at
Boston-based Aberdeen Group. 'I don't know how many people would
actually take advantage of such a thing. It would just be a