Results 1 to 6 of 6

Thread: Largo loves Linux more than ever

  1. #1
    Mentor
    Join Date
    Jun 2001
    Posts
    1,672

    Largo loves Linux more than ever

    Even the Microsoft people couldn't refute the fact that Largo's current setup uses far less hardware and is far easier to administer and physically maintain than an equivalent Windows-based system.

    "And that," says Harold, "was Microsoft's last sales push with us.
    http://newsforge.com/newsforge/02/12...5.shtml?tid=19

  2. #2
    Guest

    Re:Largo loves Linux more than ever

    I find the savings information very interesting.

    Where the bulk of citys use about 3-4% of their budget on IT related costs, Largo uses only 1.3%...

    And I bet Linux benefits from this as well, more people using it, more testers, and city funds go to fix bugs.. what's not to like?

  3. #3
    Mentor coltrane's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2001
    Location
    North Carolina
    Posts
    1,390

    Re:Largo loves Linux more than ever

    i applaud this article

  4. #4
    Advisor
    Join Date
    Apr 2002
    Posts
    858

    Re:Largo loves Linux more than ever

    [quote author=coltrane link=board=13;threadid=5827;start=0#55683 date=1039715844]
    i applaud this article
    [/quote]

    ditto, it makes some very good points.

  5. #5
    Mentor
    Join Date
    Jun 2001
    Posts
    1,672

    Re:Largo loves Linux more than ever

    If I ever need a job, I'll send my resume to them. They're only 45 minutes from where I live...

  6. #6
    Guest

    Re:Largo loves Linux more than ever

    [quote author=cloverm link=board=13;threadid=5827;start=0#55744 date=1039744375]
    If I ever need a job, I'll send my resume to them. They're only 45 minutes from where I live...
    [/quote]

    I think I'll send mine as well.... only.... 45 mins...... give or take a few hours from my home

Similar Threads

  1. ibm just loves netBSD!!!
    By capybara in forum BSD
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 01-25-2007, 01:16 AM
  2. The Internet loves who?
    By in forum General Chat
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 06-29-2004, 08:29 PM
  3. Microsoft Loves Developers
    By Ashcrow in forum General Chat
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 11-20-2003, 12:44 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •