Goldman Sachs: Linux Will Dominate in the Corporate Data Center--And a Tip for Them
Jun 25, 2007, 13:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Pamela Jones)
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"There's a very interesting paper published by Goldman Sachs and
posted by Hewlett Packard, Fear the Penguin. You will recall that
both companies sent representatives to join Steve Ballmer and Ron
Hovsepian on the stage and to speak about how wonderful it all was
on the day Microsoft and Novell announced their deal. According to
the paper, Linux is going to take over the corporate data center.
Here's the first paragraph:
"Linux-on-Intel appears likely to emerge as the dominant
platform in corporate data centers. This paradigm shift should have
significant implications for a broad range of enterprise IT
vendors. Our handbook highlights key themes and offers an initial
framework for investing in Linux's emergence..."