USA LUG: Using Open Source Applications for Web Design
Jan 06, 2004, 08:30 (4 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"When I think of Open Source applications, my first thoughts
always connect it to Linux. Since it is the most recognized Open
Source operating system, for now we will concentrate on using Linux
for web design.
"A lot of people have the mistaken impression that Linux is just
a server OS, and that it isn't much good for anything else. Nothing
could be further from the truth. While it's true, sometimes Linux
has a slightly steeper learning curve that other operating systems,
the payoff is well worth the investment of some time. Literally in
dollars and cents.
"First let's discuss what an average web designer needs in his
or her toolbox and see if Linux can offer comparable