"Linux is not only ready for the enterprise, it's already there,
according to IBM Corp. president and COO Sam Palmisano."
"Linux is real and Linux is ready for real business," Palmisano
told attendees in a keynote speech kicking off LinuxWorld
"Citing such real-world Linux customers as Weather.com, Shell
Oil, and National Center For Supercomputing Applications at the
University of Illinois, Palmisano said people who doubt that the
operating system can scale to the biggest of applications are just