"BOSTON -- Linux is now in the mainstream of enterprise
adoption, according to analysts presenting new research here at the
"Separate datasets from both IDC and Forrester Research
presented at the conference show that Linux and other open source
technologies continue to make inroads in corporate settings. the
continuing adoption of Linux and open source technologies. Analysts
also provided some recommendations how best to adopt open source
technologies and practices.
""Congratulations, you're on the winning team," Jeffrey Hammond,
principal analyst at Forrester Research, the LinuxCon audience.
"Linux has crossed the chasm to mainstream adoption.""