merits of Linux on corporate desktops (was: Linux Flame )
bofh at stremler.net
Thu Mar 25 09:50:08 PST 2004
begin quoting Wade Curry as of Thu, Mar 25, 2004 at 03:05:04AM -0800:
> The bottom line is what's best for the business. -- Would it be better for
> the business to buy one computer for a row of cubes and have the users sit
> at diskless workstations?
That's what _I_ think, but users typically complain enough to make that
approach less than attractive.
> Would it be better for the business to require
> all documents to be created in an open format? Would it be better for the
> business to save a load of money on software licensing? Would it be better
> for the business to retire applications that propagate viruses? Would it be
> wise for a business to ignore those possible benefits because some users
> might not like switching to Linux ?
...or some other system.
-Stewart "Anything but Microsoft." Stremler
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