Linux Journal: The Penguin Driven Church Office
Jul 01, 2004, 11:30 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Don Parris)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Every church faces challenges. Ours is growth. Thanks to a
donation of 19 computers, we now have more computers than church
members. Like church members who simply keep the pews warm, some of
these machines need refurbishing. Several do work rather nicely,
however. So when I tell you that one of our most active church
members is a friendly little penguin who manages our church's data,
I'm being quite honest. We call him Saint Tux.
"Why should churches let penguins into the Pastor's study?
That's a fair question. We considered our options rather carefully.
Cost, choice, freedom, ease of use and ability to customize the
software were our main issues..."