Where Is Linux Used in the Enterprise?

One of the basic cornerstone beliefs of the open-source movement is that by being open, users are not locked in to a particular vendor. When SUSE asked the question, “Do you agree that moving to open-source platforms like Linux will ensure your organization avoids vendor lock-in?” 37 percent of respondents neither agreed nor disagreed, while 5 percent disagreed entirely with the statement. That result didn’t surprise SUSE.