June 9, 2006
Open Enterprise: Ubuntu Bids For The Enterprise
Mark Shuttleworth is really sticking his neck out this time. Conventional wisdom says that enterprise Linux customers should stick to one of the "Big Two" suppliers -- Novell or Red Hat -- to be sure they get the support and accountability they need for mission-critical deployments. But as of last week, Shuttleworth officially began offering those customers a new "throat to choke": his own.