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osViews: Ready for the Success of Mainstream UNIX?

Sep 21, 2004, 02:30 (2 Talkback[s])
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Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

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"We as industry observers know that UNIX is making a revival and currently boasts a cool and hip image. This revitalized image isn't just fluff. UNIX still maintains its history of rock-solid stability, but the OS also is extremely fun to play around with...

"Never fear--this isn't one of those 'Linux will win the desktop' or 'Linux won't win the desktop' articles. I want to talk about UNIX more generally on the desktop, why it appeals to me, and what needs to happen before it becomes reality..."

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