SearchOpenSource: Does LAMP Make Economic Sense?
Jan 04, 2007, 10:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Barry Railton)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link.
"Many companies have data scattered across several databases
that are often maintained by proprietary software. For example, we
might have a computer inventory in a specialized application that
keeps track of assets, an office phone list in a Word document,
employee locations in an Excel spreadsheet, etc.
"LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) is a combination of free
software that offers a convenient way to centralize and administer
data. In this tip, we'll discuss the benefits and drawbacks of