1% Linux, 99% to go
May 04, 2009, 13:04 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Steven J.
Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]
"Net Applications, a Web site analytics company, just
published their April 2009 Web users survey, Market Share, and they
found that "Linux usage share on client devices has surpassed 1%
for the first time in our tracking. Linux has been successful
primarily as a server operating system, but client usage share has
not kept pace with server share Linux has reached this important
milestone on the client as Linux-based systems have become more
functional, easier to use, and pre-installed on computers from
vendors like Dell.
"It's about time!"
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