ZDNet Australia: Windows Cheaper to Patch than OSS: Report
May 20, 2005, 14:30 (18 Talkback[s])
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"A Microsoft-commissioned study--conducted by its business
partner Wipro--outlined the main areas of so-called 'cost savings'
by using Windows.
"A survey of 90 organisations revealed that Windows database
servers cost 33 percent less to patch than their OSS counterparts.
Respondents said on average, Windows clients are 14 percent cheaper
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