SearchOpenSource: Samba's Andrew Bartlett: Samba 4.0 Brings Active Directory 'Streamlining'
Oct 25, 2006, 12:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack Loftus)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link.
"The next version of Samba, Samba 4.0, will give users more
paths away from Microsoft by making it even easier for Linux and
Windows to co-exist.
"'We believe that just because a company may choose to run
Microsoft Windows as a desktop OS [operating system], they should
not be compelled to run Microsoft's servers,' said Andrew Bartlett,
a member of the Samba Team, a group of about 30 people from all
over the world who contribute regularly to Samba..."