Network Times: So Linux Turns Out to be a Yawn
Mar 30, 2006, 04:00 (24 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andrew Seldon)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"I expect I will be getting a few e-mails saying something about
'u sez u dnt lik linux, u suc,' for stating this, but here goes:
From the facts I have been seeing, Linux is definitely not taking
over the world.
"In the server arena the system seems to be doing well as a Web
server or even an applications server in the small to mid-market,
but when it comes to enterprise, we only see Linux here and there.
Even in the mid-tier, I have heard many companies opting to move to
either Microsoft or Unix (on the higher end) because of the
problems experienced with skills and support. Put simply, Linux is
too difficult to manage..."