"The year 2007 might be remembered as the year when Linux
corporate desktops stood up to Windows Vista. Hewlett-Packard
recently announced it is making large deals with Linux desktops and
that these orders might be a signal of an important shift in the
"But despite the huge progress the Linux community is making
every day, some of the old challenges are still limiting the
operating system from posing a threat to Microsoft on the desktop.
Companies looking for a complete IT infrastructure alternative to
Windows face some intricate challenges..."