CRN: Bloom Sees Signs Of Solaris-To-Linux Migration
Jul 30, 2002, 20:30 (8 Talkback[s])
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"Veritas CEO Gary Bloom, Monday said there are 'early signs' of
a migration from Sun Solaris to Linux.
"'We certainly see some of the early signs of movement in that
direction,' Bloom said, speaking at the New York announcement of
his company's new Linux products and alliances.
"Bloom stressed that he sees Linux as an incremental opportunity
for Veritas rather than a displacement of Sun Solaris.
Nevertheless, he maintained that the open source code operating
system is picking up momentum moving from 'traditional
experimentation' to deployment..."