Data Centers

Linux in the Mainstream: Growing Deployment of Business-Critical Workloads

Date Added: May 2009
Format: PDF

This white paper takes a look at the growth of Linux as a server operating system and how deployment form factors have changed over time. Today Linux has become a key server for supporting commercial workloads. This paper considers both workload data and the ecosystem that has grown up to support the opportunity for Linux deployments, including application software, application development and deployment software, and infrastructure software.