“Analyst firm Research and Markets has just put out a project on
Linux-based server and client hardware sales, and is projecting
that the market will more than triple between 2007 and 2012.
“A market for a platform is not the same as an ecosystem for it,
which is much larger in that it includes the cost of people and
third-party software and services for the code that runs atop the
platform. So the R&M Linux market numbers might seem a little