The Penguin Comes In From the Cold
Nov 27, 2007, 17:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Fran Foo)
[ Thanks to Mark for
this link. ]
"Linux hardware and software makers have been trumpeting the
virtues of the open-source operating system for quite a while, but
businesses have been slow to take the bait.
"About three years ago, Linux was perceived as Microsoft's
Achille's heel, as companies and even government agencies used the
open-source platform as a bargaining chip to win more favourable
terms from the IT giant on products and software licences..."