InfoWorld: Japanese vendors throwing support to Linux

“Several Japanese hardware and software vendors this week will
announce support for the Linux operating system, according to
spokesmen at the companies.”

“Representatives from the vendors, including NEC, Fujitsu, and
applications vendor Just System, gave few details…”

“Microsoft Chairman and CEO Bill here last week the told
Japanese business daily newspaper Nihon Keizai Shimbun (Nikkei)
that Windows is better than Linux in terms of its functionality and
its total cost to users. He concluded that Linux is no threat to
Windows, according to the paper.”

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