"If the idea of using Linux in your business is one that makes
you nervous, chances are you've fallen prey to one or more of the
many myths out there that are frequently disseminated by competing
vendors such as Microsoft. After all, each Linux user means one
less sale for such companies, so they have a powerful motivation to
spread such FUD.
"In fact, the ranks of businesses and government organizations
using Linux grows every day, and for good reason: it's simply a
good business choice. Let's take a look, then, at some of the top
anxiety-causing myths and dispel them once and for all.
"1. "It's Hard to Install"
"Today, installing Linux is actually easier than installing
Windows. Of course, most people don't install Windows
themselves--rather, it comes preinstalled on their hardware, and
that's an option with Linux too, if you're in the market for a new
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