SearchEnterpriseLinux: Healthcare Companies Fill Prescription for Linux
May 07, 2005, 21:00 (2 Talkback[s])
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"A migration to Linux by Priority Healthcare Corp. could signal
that yet another industry is about to get on board with the open
source operating system.
"On Thursday, the Lake Mary, Fla.-based specialty pharmacy and
distributor went public, saying that over the past few months it
had switched out its series of Dell PowerEdge servers for a handful
of IBM eServer xSeries servers running Red Hat Linux Advanced
Server. The news comes on the heels of several health-care-related
announcements from Big Blue over the past few weeks..."