China Daily: Windows or Linux? Or Both?
Sep 12, 2002, 22:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Li Weitao)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"The much hoped-for unification of platforms in China's massive
e-government programme is expected to fan the flames in the battle
between the dominant Windows and Linux, the open-source operating
"Liu He, deputy director of the State Informatization Office at
the State Council, China's cabinet, announced last week that China
will build unified platforms for their e-government project during
the 10th Five-Year Plan (2001-05), but did not give specific
"China has planned to have its public services go online by 2005
in a bid to revolutionize the way that government supplies services
to the public..."