eWeek: Panel: Federal IT Managers Increasingly Considering Linux
Jan 11, 2006, 18:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Chris Preimesberger)
"An increasing number of federal IT systems are being migrated
from proprietary Unix systems to open-source Linux systems and
desktops in order to gain quicker upgrades, platform flexibility,
increased security and several other advantages, a trio of IT
experts concluded Monday during an online panel discussion.
"That was the consensus of top IT experts who recently gathered
for an industry summit Webcast, 'The Case for Linux in the Federal
IT Sector,' conducted by Larstan Business Reports Inc..."