PC Advisor: Open Source Software Goes to Work
Sep 17, 2004, 22:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dennis O'Reilly)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Sometimes the big software vendors act like their customers are
locked into the proprietary products they sell. You may think your
only options are to wait for patches and updates on your vendor's
schedule, or completely switch to Linux.
"But here's a little secret: You don't have to dump Windows to
benefit from the open source software revolution. A raft of new
applications is available, giving you the best of both worlds:
software that is repaired and enhanced by a community of users, and
that runs on the PC you use every day..."