Desktop Linux Tidal Wave Alert
Oct 31, 2008, 12:01 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Steven J.
Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]
"What's happened is that people don't just want;
they're demanding that their computers boot-up Right Now. Vendors
aren't fools, so they're delivering laptops and desktops that can
boot-up really fast.
"Of course, while most of the vendors would like to give their
customers Windows, they can't. Windows is no more capable than
booting fast than John McCain is of winning the Olympic gold in the
100-meter dash. That's where Linux comes in."