Monday, March 24, 2008
More news that shows how Ubuntu is gaining traction faster than any other Linux distribution recently. Its the perfect personal computer/laptop distribution, but has started to make significant headway in the Enterprise/Server/Data Center markets. Sun Systems has now started distributing its SMB servers with the option of Ubuntu:
RedHat does continue to dominate the server market, but having a strong vendor with not-so-cheap customer support/service can only be positive for Ubuntu. Also, the next release (8.04), contains several server-focused enhancements as discussed and mentioned here and there is talk about Dell and HP certifying their server-line products for Hardy Heron (8.04).