IBM is refocusing its corporate-wide Internet software efforts around Linux, creating a new Linux Group within the Enterprise Server Division.
(Caldera, Red Hat, SuSE, TurboLinux) indicates Linux has become strategic, as opposed to a point solution . Porting applications to Linux is obviously a big step. Linux is not presently a standard option on Netfinity servers, but we expect IBM to change that status within 6-9 months. Once that happens, they will return to a position of being able to offer a computer for all environments - Windows, Unix, Linux, AS/400 - except Solaris. User Recommendations We are disappointed that the announcement did