LinuxWorld: Microsoft's Ballmer: "Linux Requires Our Concentrated Focus and Attention"
Apr 29, 2004, 18:00 (19 Talkback[s])
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Nicholas Donovan for this link. ]
"In a company-wide memo sent yesterday, Steve Ballmer called on
Microsoft's 50,000-plus employees around the world to keep a very
close eye on Linux and open source as a growing threat to the
Redmond, WA-based company.
"Some key extracts from the memo:
"'IBM's endorsement of Linux has added credibility and an
illusion of support and accountability, although the reality is
there is no 'center of gravity...'"