"Linux has come a long way in the past few years, particularly at the server level. The open source operating
system is now widely considered enterprise-ready for applications such as E-mail, e-commerce and Web
servers. Some complain that Linux is not yet up to snuff for other mission-critical apps, such as ERP,
business intelligence, CRM and supply chain planning. Others want to see better security and proven
Symmetric MultiProcessing (SMP) scalability. But it is clear now that growing numbers of IT managers are
nursing budding relationships with the OS." More at ADTMag.com.
June 8, 2001