“Do you have a view on sponsored surveys on total cost
of ownership where the criteria are carefully chosen?
“A number of surveys [are] coming out against Linux, but I don’t
think [they’re] having any effect. I’ve produced things in my
career where everybody has said: ‘That’s nice, but it doesn’t
really meet my requirements.’ It’s hard to do a study customers
will take to heart because they never think their environment is
like the one in the study…”