Novell CEO Ron Hovsepian: 'There Has to Be a Better Way'
Dec 10, 2007, 23:30 (21 Talkback[s])
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Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
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"While Linux has come a long way in the past 10 years, I think
it's safe to say that it hasn't yet taken over the world--nor has
Linux reached its full potential. Linux continues to become more
mainstream every day--we now see Linux hosting mission-critical
servers in the enterprise, large financial banks run their
financial trading applications on Linux, Linux is even running
manufacturing operations, and Linux is beginning to emerge as a
serious player on the desktop from engineering workstations to
consumer desktops to business desktops.
"But now, Linux as an industry is at a tipping point.
Linux has achieved some of the promise that it started out with 20
years ago, but we are not there yet..."