IBM teams with Linux firms for Microsoft-free PCs

Posted by henke54 on Aug 6, 2008 4:07 PM EDT
news.zdnet.co.uk; By Matthew Broersma
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IBM has launched its latest attack on Microsoft in the enterprise, forming an alliance with three top Linux distributors to promote Microsoft-free PCs around the world. The deal with Canonical (the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu), Novell and Red Hat is designed to promote PCs running Linux alongside IBM business software, such as Lotus Notes, Lotus Symphony and Lotus Sametime. IBM made the announcement at the Linux World Conference & Expo in San Francisco on Tuesday.

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