internetnews.com: Unix Still (Kind of) Holding Its Own
Nov 20, 2004, 02:30 (11 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Singer)
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"The operating system that powers the lion's share of servers is
losing ground to Windows and Linux. Unix is losing so much ground
that IT research firm IDC is predicting Windows will take over as
the dominant server operating system by the year 2008.
"IDC's upcoming 'Worldwide Server Customer Revenue, 2004 vs.
2008, by Operating System' predicts a flat growth rate for Unix
servers shipped through 2008. The total server market for 2008 is
only expected to reach $60.9 billion..."