NewsForge: How Big was Go Daddy's Move from Linux to Windows?
Apr 22, 2006, 09:00 (17 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jay Lyman)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Microsoft makes it sound like the big daddy of server
migrations, but GoDaddy.com's move from Linux to Windows isn't
exactly the glowing endorsement Microsoft makes it out to be.
"The approximately 4.5 million domains that moved are, after
all, inactive parked domains--meaning few people are pointing their
browsers at them. As for domains that actually do get Web traffic,
plenty of those still remain on Linux at GoDaddy.com, something
Microsoft failed to mention in its press release last month touting
the domain transfer..."