Linux Foundation CTO Markus Rex: Linux 'Now an Accepted Choice'
Aug 02, 2007, 17:00 (5 Talkback[s])
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"LinuxInsider: What's it like being able, in your
career, to take a break from Novell's working environment and shake
it up a bit by taking on the CTO role at the Linux
"Markus Rex: For me, this is really great. I've
been interested in Linux standardization for like, forever. I
started following this whole thing in the mid-'90s. In a previous
life, I used to be a sysadmin (system administrator) and we had a
bunch of Unix machines and I always hated it--everything was
totally different. I think this is a fantastic position to be in,
to be able to do something about that. I certainly had the
opportunity at Suse and Novell to do things from that end, but
there's a difference..."