"Thinking of jumping on the Linux bandwagon? With the coming
retirement of Windows NT and the increasing availability of Linux
applications, more and more companies are considering Linux for its
potential cost savings and increased reliability. Linux is no
longer the upstart rebel of the software world; rather, it is a
perfectly viable and mature choice with a respected place in
numerous corporate data centers.
"To take advantage of the benefits of Linux, companies
exclusively using Windows must carefully plan a migration. With any
migration comes challenges, and getting off Active Directory can be
the biggest one for companies jettisoning Windows..."