LinuxWorld: The Good, Bad & Ugly for Linux in 2002
Jan 09, 2003, 22:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nicholas Petreley)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Jason
Greenwood for this link. ]
"The economy in 2002 was so disappointing that it would even
make Clint Eastwood cry. Where Linux lost huge in the stock market,
it gained huge in terms of adoption. That's where we'll start our
Good, Bad and Ugly summary for 2002.
"THE GOOD: Thanks in part to the lousy economy, Linux growth in
the server market continued to be strong in 2002, and sane research
(read: any research report not sponsored by Microsoft) predicts
Linux market-share growth will continue in 2003 and keep increasing
beyond this year..."