LinuxInsider: Preinstalled Open Source: The Next OS Battleground?
Mar 04, 2007, 01:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack M. Germain)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Enterprise and consumer computer buyers will have to speak
louder if they want to influence manufacturers to offer Linux and
open source applications preinstalled on new computers.
"Without stronger guarantees of consumer and enterprise
interest, computer makers have no financial incentive to offer
non-Microsoft software options..."