News Factor: Linux Desktop Myths Exploded

My spin: Well Garnter sheds some light on the Linux myths – interesting! Some myths: Myth: Linux Will Be Less Expensive , Myth: Linux Is Free, Myth: Linux Means No Forced Upgrades, Myth: Linux Management Is Easier , Myth: Linux Has a Lower TCO Myth: Linux Means Longer Hardware Life , Myth: Skills Are Transferable
News Clip: Hype about Linux on the desktop is increasing, according to Gartner’s recent study, “Myths of Linux on the Desktop.” The goal of the research was to enable enterprises to be objective in understanding the benefits of the Linux OS on the desktop, separating open-source fact from fiction. (full story)

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