Techworld: Linux Puts Another Financial Feather in its Cap
Dec 03, 2004, 00:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matthew Broersma)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Matt for
this link. ]
"One of Germany's biggest financial services companies has
migrated its core Web services infrastructure to Linux--a fresh
example of how the operating system is making its way into more
important enterprise applications.
"Plus Finanzservice, which provides services such as customer
loyalty cards to clients including H&M and Ikea, migrated from
Sun Microsystems' Solaris operating system to Red Hat Enterprise
Linux (RHEL), at a cost of 30 percent less than a Solaris system
would have cost, Red Hat said on Thursday..."