Forget Linux on the Desktop
Sep 15, 2007, 02:00 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paula Hunter)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"While I have encouraged readers to consider Linux on the
desktop, I have come to the conclusion that it just isn't ready for
small and medium sized businesses.
"There are few that want to see Linux succeed on the desktop
more than I, but I am ready to claim defeat. I read endless reviews
and articles about how much progress has been made, and then
someone like Walter Mossberg of the WSJ takes a look under the
hood, and proclaims what I feared, Linux is not ready..."