[K12OSN] Dell Offers Enterprise Linux Operating System from Novell to Address Growing Market for Thin Clients
accessys at smart.net
Wed Feb 4 14:47:58 UTC 2009
I wouldn't worry about it, Dell may offer Linux operating systems but
try actually getting one. I have one on order from Dell and I've
already had the ship date pushed back 4 times by Dell now over 6 weeks
and still waiting to actually see the dang thing.
On Wed, 4 Feb 2009, Moon wrote:
> Sorry, wasn't intended to be. I'm well aware that Red Hat supports the
> Fedora and K12Linux projects, and not without significant return on
> investment mind you. I was just pointing out that Red Hat seems to keep
> slipping in key growth areas, like workstation, Thin Client, and other
> small-medium business solutions. Novell is making choosing SUSE a no
> brainer choice by focusing on small-medium business solutions. I would
> really hate to see Novell overtake Red Hat in this Linux market.
> Hopefully Red Hat reads these posts and takes notice...
> On Tue, 2009-02-03 at 20:48 -0800, Robert Arkiletian wrote:
> > 2009/2/3 Moon <moon at smbis.com>:
> > > Given Red Hat's limited at best interest in Thin Client computing
> > > technology, I can bet they won't be looking at growth this year or next like
> > > they have had given the current economic downturn and the business sector
> > > looking to reduce costs. Especially given the degree of partnering going on
> > > among vendors to address the issues.
> > Moon,
> > Making antagonistic and punitive statements are not constructive.
> > Fedora and K12Linux are sponsored by Red Hat, as is this list.
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