January 6, 2005
Ways to choose Linux & keep Microsoft, part 2
Choosing Linux is not an all-or-nothing option. Thanks to some handy tools, IT managers can let some users cling to some Microsoft applications, even if their desktops and servers run on Linux, said Robin Miller, author of a new book, Point & Click Linux: Your Guide to Trouble-Free Computing, from Prentice Hall PTR. In part one of this interview, Miller provided tips on getting started with Linux. In part two, he focuses on choosing tools and distributions and supporting Linux.