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Linux is a Platform, Not an OS

Aug 08, 2008, 16:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steve Lake)

"I've had to learn this the hard way over the past couple of months as I've been doing research on how to better market Linux. It's come to me that marketing Linux as just an OS is like selling a rock to someone in need of a boat. In other words, it's effectively useless to someone, unless it can be used as a platform onto which important applications they need can be run."

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