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New York Post: MSFT Undercut by Angry Wannabes

Jun 20, 2003, 16:00 (24 Talkback[s])
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Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

"Just call them the Microsoft busters.

"While unlikely to put the world's largest software company out of business any time soon, a handful of Linux-based companies are trying to cut into Microsoft's bottom line.

"The key? These companies mimic the look of Microsoft's products.

"'Our design philosophy is if the whole world is buying a Ford Taurus, you don't want to try and sell them a Citroen,' said Frederick Berenstein, co-chairman of the New York-based Linux company Xandros. 'But you're going to like our Ford Taurus, because it has a Mercedes-Benz engine...'"

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