CNET Hong Kong: Linux for the enterprise

Thanks to Rajiv for
this link.

“Thus far, you have seen some specific instances of deployment
of Linux and associated technologies. The bigger question remains
to be asked: what about the enterprise? Is Linux a boon or

“The answer, surprisingly, is a little difficult to arrive at.
Linux takes its lineage from the traditions of UNIX and other
technologies that have taken about 30 years to mature. Along the
way, predecessors of Linux have found themselves in enterprise
situations supporting large-scale financial networks, airline
reservation systems among too many to name.”