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5 Reasons Why Linux is Recession Proof

Jan 23, 2009, 16:32 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ken Hess)

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"4. Frugal - Linux is a frugal operating system in that you can install it onto very small devices (routers, bootable CD ROMs, wristwatches) and it doesn't require the latest hardware nor does it require a new generation of hardware on which to run. You can run it comfortably on your current hardware--no need for an upgrade each time a new version is released.

"5. Vendor Neutrality - You aren't locked-in to a particular vendor, distribution, or support scheme."

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