SearchEnterpriseLinux: With Linux, Fisheries Authority Hauls in ROI
Nov 12, 2003, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jan Stafford)
[ Thanks to Michael
S. Mimoso for this link. ]
"You've described how the Linux decision was made. Now,
can you describe the OpenIngres-on-Linux planning and design
"Sean Lincolne: The beauty of back-end systems
is that, as long as they deliver the required service to end users,
the [users] largely don't care how you do it. This upgrade was an
internal project for the systems section and so did not require any
extensive consultation with the organization at large.
"The initial planning and design process largely involved us
convincing ourselves that we could obtain the necessary services on
the [Open]Ingres-Linux servers as the existing Ingres-HP servers
were providing, but at an equivalent or better standard.
"Discussions with Computer Associates were quite positive, and
we had time to try it out, so we decided to 'trial' it..."
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