Linux Community Questions x86 Server Numbers
Oct 31, 2007, 14:15 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Galli)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"The Linux community is questioning research that suggests the
open-source operating system is losing market share to Windows on
preinstalled x86 servers, saying that Linux is undercounted in
those kinds of studies.
"An analysis of IDC Quarterly Server Tracker figures for the
past six quarters showed that Linux growth started to falter and
reverse its positive course relative to both Windows Server and the
market as a whole over that period..."