eWeek: MS Software Assurance Versus Red Hat Network
Jun 22, 2004, 22:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
"It's rather interesting, really. I know many people who hate
both Microsoft's Software Assurance plan and Red Hat's Red Hat
Enterprise Linux and Red Hat Network.
"They're similar plans. You pay your money and you get all of
the goodness both companies can give you for their respective
software for a year or three. But one, Software Assurance, has been
something of a flop, while Red Hat's new licensing plan has taken
it from being merely the leading Linux company to being a leading
($3.2 billion market cap) IT company..."