[svlug] Linux has 12% of corporate desktop market
harpo at thebackrow.net
Sat Jan 11 10:24:41 PST 2003
> departments. It found that 19 were using Linux in low-end servers,
> 14 to support databases and 11 had deployed it on mainframe
> computers. Twelve per cent had rolled out Linux on the desktop.
This may not mean what it sounds like on the surface. I actually use
a Linux desktop at work, but I use a Linux desktop everywhere. Our
DB folks have started deploying databases on redhat ... so they've
got a couple of PCs in their cubes running linux as test boxes or
They're "on the desktop" but they haven't replaced M$ as the place
where the user actually does most of their work.
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