SRO: Where's The [Linux] Enterprise App Beef?Aug 27, 1999, 19:54 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
"Some IT professionals, smelling the sizzle of enterprise Linux applications without seeing shipping products, have been asking that age-old question, 'where's the beef'?
According to SAP AG, the beef, in the form of SAP R/3 on Linux, is here.
R/3--one of the Rolls-Royces of top enterprise software--is available on Linux? Yes. And SAP plans to follow up its August SAP R/3 roll out with SAP Business Information Warehouse and SAP Business-to-Business Procurement, both of which will serve as components for a Linux version of mySAP.com."
"Why are SAP customers contemplating a move to Linux? Platform independence and low cost Linux and Intel enterprise solutions..."