Dan Kusnetzky Archive

Linux Takes a Page from the PC
There is a lot of speculation about Linux and whether and when corporate information technology (IT) departments will really begin to adopt it. While looking at recent studies on operating-system usage, it struck me that Linux bears an amazing similarity to another technology that was gradually picked up by corporate IT in the 1980s: the personal computer. Although the technology itself is different, the issues and obstacles are still the same.