"LinuxWorld in January 2004 looked mostly like more of what was
at last year's LinuxWorlds. No radical departures; just more
serious talk of moving to the desktop, more and faster clusters,
more products aimed at ERM and other back office services, more
advances in the tools available to support Java. But more is
better. Here I'll report some conversations that gave me new
perspectives and some companies I met with.
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