April 9, 2006
Chinese Linux market reached $11.8 mln in 2005
reached $11.8 mln in 2005, up 27.1% over 2004. 2005 saw a steady growth in the China Linux market, brought about mainly by the huge volume of government procurements and large-scale SCO Unix replacement by major banks and industrial projects such as Telecommunication and Internet cafes. IDC forecasts China's Linux market will grow at a CAGR of 34% from 2006 to 2010, and reach $51.1 mln by 2010.
Link: ZDNet Blog