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Performance Computing: Jon “maddog” Hall — Darn The Torpedoes

“As I write this month’s article, it is the end of April.
The roses are beginning to leaf out, and the thorns are
becoming visible, as well. So it is not surprising that two events
occurred that reveal weaknesses in Linux and the Linux
community.

“The first of these events was the publication of the D.H. Brown
report comparing Linux with Windows NT v. 4.0 and commercial UNIX
systems. The second event was Microsoft’s funding of a test
laboratory to benchmark Linux vs. Microsoft Windows NT 4.0.”

Complete
story
.

Other Performance Computing Penguin’s Brew Columns by Jon
“maddog” Hall:
Performance
Computing: Linux Road Warrior
(Jun 09, 1999)
Performance
Computing: The Economics Of Linux
(Apr 11, 1999)
Performance
Computing: To PC Or Not To PC
(Mar 24, 1999)
Performance
Computing: Hardware, Hardware, Hardware
(Feb 20, 1999)
Performance
Computing: Doc Volunteer by Jon maddog Hall
(Jan 06, 1999)
Performance
Computing: Linux 101
(Dec 01, 1998)