"A few weeks ago, Microsoft rolled out what's arguably its most
important product this year: Windows Server 2008, the operating
system for corporate server computers. It's a cornerstone to a
bunch of other Microsoft software, and it will be used by
businesses large and small.
"But it will probably be ignored by an increasingly important
type of company: the many little start-ups building new Internet
services and technologies. They love Linux; Microsoft would dearly
love to woo them over..."