Web Hosting Industry Review: EV1Servers Underestimated Reaction
Mar 06, 2004, 13:00 (48 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Karen Snider)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Matt for
this link. ]
"Web hosting firm EV1Servers' (ev1servers.net) decision to pay
the SCO licensing fee has been misinterpreted, and EV1 would never
intentionally harm the open source movement, EV1Servers CEO Robert
Marsh told theWHIR yesterday.
"'This is a very difficult issue for us,' Marsh said. 'It is a
huge disappointment to us that we would be thrown in the same
bucket, so to say, with the SCO Group. We didn't make any admission
that their IP was used in Linux. Our public position is certainly
not to support that, and our intent was simply to take us out of
the loop, not to make us public enemy number one...'"