Red Hat trounces Microsoft in server operating system stakes

Posted by jenwren1010 on Jun 3, 2008 8:07 PM EDT
DaniWeb; By Bill Andad
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Has Microsoft lost the confidence of value added resellers with regard to profitability after it fails to make the top three in server operating system awards ceremony?

Channel Insider has announced that Red Hat Enterprise Linux has beaten off the competition in the 2008 Product of the Year awards to scoop the server operating system award. This is important for two reasons: firstly the fact that awards are given to products which "exemplify attributes of high importance to the channel including value, support and profit potential" which gives it a very real world impact, but also because Microsoft could not muster a top three place at all. In fact, Sun came in second with Novell in third.

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