NetworkWorldFusion: Moving Linux to the Desktop
Mar 09, 2004, 16:45 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jennifer Mears)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Increasingly, businesses, government entities and schools are
starting to look beyond Windows, which IDC says securely dominates
the desktop market with a 94% market share. Instead they're
considering running Linux as their client operating environment.
But the move is a slow one.
"While organizations see big cost savings in casting off
proprietary licensing fees, many challenges remain, including the
lack of application support and a reluctance within companies to
move from an established operating system to one that is