SearchOpenSource: Samba's Terpstra Shoots Down Open Source Misinformation
Nov 17, 2005, 19:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by John H. Terpstra)
"Have IT decision makers told you why they were
reluctant to switch to Linux and open source applications? If so,
what's your response to them?
"John H. Terpstra: Many people complain that
the cost of re-training staff to use Linux is too high.
"Let's consider that argument further: Approximately half of all
Windows file and print servers run Samba on a Linux server, and the
users are completely unaware of this fact. Approximately 70% of all
Web servers use Apache on Linux, FreeBSD or on Unix, and users are
equally unaware of this fact..."