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E-Commerce Times: Is Global Linux IBM's Holy Grail?

May 29, 2003, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Elizabeth Millard)

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While the Microsoft vs. Linux debate rages in boardroom meetings and around IT water coolers, IBM has chosen sides already.

"Although Big Blue maintains a friendly relationship with Microsoft, its efforts in touting Linux worldwide have shown that the company is strolling down the aisle hand-in-hand with the Linux penguin.

"Now that the wedding has taken place, IBM is in the honeymoon phase with Linux, taking it on stops from Wall Street to European and Latin American financial centers. The company has much at stake with its open-source initiatives, but it looks as if this marriage is built to last..."

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