“Many shops today have Unix engineers and administrators,” he said. “Once those people start to retire in droves, that’s when many CIOs will make the move to Linux.” So the current Linux shops have benefited from early retirement?
(tags: linux  people  skills  unix )
We continue to move towards a world where Linux and Windows are becoming the two dominant computing platforms.
(tags: Linux  unix  market  share  software  windows )
I love the graphic from this article; “Software: Windows & Linux Riding the Open Source Wave.” The first freudian slip I have seen in a presentation graphic.
(tags: Linux  Windows  Nettop  Desktop )
Another interesting Linux based computer hitting the market. When is the last time a year was declared “the year of the Linux desktop” and a dozen consumer machines hit the market pre-loaded with Linux. Let’s give some credit where credit is due. Th
(tags: linux  desktop )
Nice quote by Intel’s Navin Shenoy, general manager of Intel’s Asia-Pacific operations; “I don’t think you’ll see a lot of Vista in this space for cost reasons.”
(tags: Linux  desktop  lowcost  olpc  budget  laptop  intel  atom )
This article give you an idea of where the platform battle for cross device, cross platform applications are going. Watch this space - it is important. The good news is that almost all of these frameworks will enable applications to run on top of Linux.
(tags: development  air  google  javafx  silverlight  moonlight  ruby  gears  rcp )