January 23, 2001
Broadband and Linux: The love you give
Author: JT Smith
Kelly McNeill writes: "Considering the fact that many companies do not support Linux, it's ironic that the same companies use Linux to their advantage. Take a look at the active role that Linux plays in AOL Time Warner. AOL uses Linux as well as open source software in some of its embedded devices, and serves AOL.com.au under Apache. For its part, Time Warner uses Linux to render special effects in some of its movies while also incorporating many of the advantages of freeBSD. Coincidentally, another OS the company does not allow." The column is at OS Opinion.