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Consulting Times: Desktop Linux: The Final Hurdles

[ Thanks to Sam Hiser
for this link. ]

“I remember the major turning point that took Linux from an OS
that Microsoft used to call competition during their anti-trust
case to a serious commercial operating system. At the time, Linux
users numbered two million and Microsoft users numbered 300
million. I used to say Linux makes more news than anything else and
I owned a Linux company.

“In April 1999, D.H. Brown Associates, Inc. published a report
called Linux: How Good Is It? Hardly any archives exist today
mentioning that story with the possible exception of this C/Net
News article…”

Complete
Story