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LinuxWorld Australia: Gartner Pours Cold Water on Enterprise Linux Desktops

“A recent report by analyst firm Gartner says that despite
recent hype around open source desktop software, technologies such
as Linux and OpenOffice.org are not posing challenges to Microsoft
in enterprise desktop computing.

“The Gartner report says that ‘while most users could get their
work done either on Windows or Linux, Microsoft Office or
OpenOffice.org’ in a ‘greenfield’ environment where new PCs and
applications are installed, swapping out Windows for Linux is a
trickier situation…”

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