ZDNet Education: The Effects of Vista on Linux in Education
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Will Vista Kill Linux for Ed Tech?
"However, I'm afraid that my inner CIO just can't get as worked
up anymore about Linux as it used to.
"Indiana claims to be saving about 1 million dollars by rolling
out Linux at 25 high schools (see Million Dollar Linux), but we
have yet to see any information on end user experiences, long-term
support and training issues, and, most importantly, total cost of
Who is Killing Desktop Linux?
":ast week my colleague, Chris Dawson, wrote Will Vista kill
Linux for Ed Tech? and he did a really nice job of it. Of course,
he wasn't talking about Linux as an OS, or as a subject of serious
study or utility. What Chris was referring to was Linux as a
desktop computing environment geared toward personal