Ubuntu Scores First Major Pre-Installed Server Win
Nov 15, 2007, 17:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols, Chris Preimesberger)
Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame
"Ubuntu is extremely popular on the desktop, but it's made
comparatively little progress on servers. That's about to change.
Dell is expected to announce in the first quarter of 2008 that it
has certified Ubuntu Linux for its server lines.
"In an interview with Rick Becker, Dell Product Group's vice
president of solutions, Becker said that Dell is currently in the
process of certifying Ubuntu for all its server lines. 'But we are
still several months away from announcing a certification. I'd say
it'll be announced in Q1 next year...'"