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Seattle Times: Open Source Rearranging the Landscape

May 27, 2003, 17:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paul Andrews)

[ Thanks to Matt for this link. ]

"History may yet judge the real catalyst of the new economy to be not the Internet, as is widely assumed, but rather the gathering force of Linux and open-source software.

"It can be argued that open source is changing the competitive landscape of computing more than the Internet, which largely consolidated Microsoft's hegemony once the Redmond company got Web religion.

"Dire warnings of Microsoft dominance over the Internet have not come true. But the leading operating system, browser and productivity software used with the Internet still carry the Microsoft logo.

"Things are changing, though..."

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Find out more about Sun's and Oracle's open source initiatives at next week's Enterprise Linux Forum in Santa Clara, California.

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