LinuxWorld: Microsoft Should Embrace Open Source, Says Linux Analyst
Jun 15, 2004, 04:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bill Claybrook)
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"Microsoft just doesn't seem to 'get the facts.' The company,
according to news reports, is at it again--paying companies to
produce FUD for it. The company is doing a disservice to some
really top-notch products it produces by continuing to try to
discredit Linux and other open source projects. Microsoft should
just let its products speak for themselves.
"The Get the Facts program Microsoft initiated a couple of years
ago that consists of hiring various organizations to produce
studies that make Microsoft Windows a big winner over Linux in just
about any way that two operating systems could be compared is an
embarrassment. No single operating system dominates another in
every possible way that they can be compared..."