ZDNet UK: German Railway on Track with Linux Migration
Nov 28, 2004, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"The company responsible for managing the German railway system
is partway through migrating its servers to Linux, and expects to
have more than 300 Linux servers in operation by the end of 2004,
as part of a cost-saving initiative.
"Deutsche Bahn (DB), which manages the German railway system, is
moving from an infrastructure based on IBM Mainframes, and Solaris,
Windows and HP Non-Stop servers, to a standardised infrastructure
primarily based on the Linux running on Intel servers and