DesktopLinux.com: Getting to Know Puppy Linux
May 19, 2005, 08:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael C. Barnes)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Linux has reached now a point where the better Linux
distributions are mature enough to replace Microsoft Windows for
many enterprise users if the organization wants to do so. There are
many reasons for them wanting to do this. Linux offers better
protection against viruses. It provides the organization with more
control over their infrastructure. From the experience of using
Linux in my own company, I can attest that Linux can save a lot of
money. After running my business on Linux for over six years, not
one of our Linux based computers has ever been infected by a virus.
However, there are other reasons to use Linux in an organization.
One of the most compelling of these is when Linux provides a
capability to an organization that they don't currently