Asia Times: Embattled Linux Fights Back
Oct 21, 2005, 10:00 (2 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"The Chinese Government should stick to its policy of strongly
supporting open-source software to build a robust domestic
industry, an industry veteran has said. 'Open-source software
provides a big opportunity for China to develop its fledgling
software industry,' said Lu Shouqun, president of the China Open
Source Software Promotion Union.
"Lu, also a former senior government official, was responding to
a report released by the China Software Industry Association (CSIA)
in late August which called for the government to review its
preference for open-source software..."