Linux-Windows TCO contest 'a wash' for now

by Andy Oram

Related link: http://searchwindowsmanageability.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid33_…



Summary: Windows is easier to use and offers some better features, but Linux is more stable and less likely to need attention.



A big factor cited by several analysts is familiarity, where Windows is ahead. Linux (this is my comment) can gradually close that gap.