SearchEnterpriseLinux: Sizing Up the Linux Desktop Market, Part 2
Jul 26, 2005, 17:30 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mark Brunelli)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"We've talked about the leading commercial vendors Red
Hat and Novell. What about other lesser known Linux desktop
providers. Who should folks keep an eye on?
"Tony Iams: There are up-and-comers that are
getting a lot of attention. One is Xandros, which is a business
desktop, and they [Xandros Inc.] position themselves as being
optimized for use in traditional [business environments]. They're
basically giving you all of the same things that you would expect
on a Windows desktop. A business desktop is sort of the niche that
they're trying to carve..."