Red Hat Summit: ...But They'll Sell a Desktop Anyway
May 09, 2007, 23:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Brian Proffitt)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Red Hat psyched out the press corps a bit, delaying questions
about their online desktop strategy until a second press conference
at noon, local time. There, we thought we would get the skinny on
this new 'online desktop' model.
"Would that this were true.
"Capitalizing on a pre-existing channel in developing nations,
Red Hat instead announced their new Global Desktop program, geared
to deploy on Intel's Classmate, Affordable, Community, and Low-Cost
PC product line..."