Don't Buy Linux From Wal-Mart
Nov 05, 2007, 22:00 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"You can now buy a Linux PC at Wal-Mart! Woo hoo!
"The only problem is that it's really more of a Google network
PC that could easily be run on hardware that costs significantly
less than $199.
"Don't get me wrong--I'm a big fan of the world's largest
retailer. I shop at Wal-Mart all the time. The store often really
does offer the lowest price you can get (love those Rollbacks!).
I'm not so sure that's the case when it comes to running a
bare-bones PC, however..."