VNUnet: Linux Drifts from Sun Orbit
Jul 27, 2004, 15:15 (36 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Martin Veitch)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Jason
Greenwood for this link. ]
"Two and a half years after its chief executive donned the suit
of Linux's penguin mascot on an exhibition stage, Sun seems to have
fallen out of love with the open-source operating system.
"Last week the firm detailed plans to focus attention largely on
its own Solaris operating system for server lines, on a range of
hardware platforms including Sparc, AMD Opteron, x86 and,
potentially, Itanium and Power chips..."