“Reading the IT press, it sometimes feels like the whole world
is migrating to Linux. There are plenty of stories about this or
that vendor releasing new Linux packages and this or that company
abandoning Windows or Unix and shifting to Linux.
“But, the reality is that very few IT departments are interested
in making a wholesale shift to a new platform, no matter how cheap
the underlying software might be. Enterprise level migration is
often impractical and is always time-consuming and fraught with