Linux - a disruptive technology?
Jul 20, 2008, 09:30 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Richard Hillesley)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for
this link. ]
"Linux itself does not represent any great departures
from previous technologies, but has led a technological revolution
that is predicated on free software licensing. The open source
development model, which is facilitated by the GNU General Public
License (GPL), represents a challenge and an opportunity to
industry to rethink the way that information and technology is used
and shared between individuals and organisations..."