ZDNet UK: Can Linux Break Into Banks?
Sep 10, 2005, 21:00 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mark Vernon)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
" What kind of progress is Linux making in financial services,
and is it anywhere near challenging Microsoft's dominance? Linux's
appeal is obvious: Anyone can make changes to the source code and
redistribute it. And since no one 'owns' Linux, this brings obvious
development and licensing cost savings to Linux users.
"In financial services, Linux's greatest inroads have been made
in the back office..."