ZDNet Australia: Linux: The Reality in Australian Enterprises
Nov 03, 2003, 11:30 (3 Talkback[s])
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this link. ]
"The maturity of open-source software tools and services has
created a groundswell of Linux users in corporate Australia, a
senior Gartner analyst said.
"'We're definitely seeing a high level of interest in Linux and
enterprises evaluating how it can fit into their existing and
future infrastructure,' said Matthew Boon, vice president at
Gartner Research Asia-Pacific.
"Boon said in a recent survey across the Asia-Pacific, 52
percent of organisations in Australia said they had Linux deployed
in their organisation. In total, 650 companies responded to the