Daily Research News: Open Source--The Outlook for 2004
Jan 28, 2004, 23:30 (1 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"IT buyers expect spend on Open Source/Linux applications to
grow by 2.8% in 2004, according to the NOP World Technology
Confidence Barometer. Thirty per cent of organisations surveyed are
using Open Source with a further 32% considering implementing it in
the next 12 months.
"The majority (79%) of those who have implemented Open Source
use it with their Infrastructure Servers. Other widespread uses are
Workgroups (38%) and Desktops (37%)..."