Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 22nd Feb 2006 05:26 UTC
Windows Windows narrowly bumped Unix in 2005 to claim the top spot in server sales for the first time, according to a new report from IDC. Computer makers sold $17.7 billion worth of Windows servers worldwide in 2005 compared with $17.5 billion in Unix servers, IDC analyst Matthew Eastwood said of the firm's latest Server Tracker market share report.
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RE: IDC? Oh, please...
by load_mic on Wed 22nd Feb 2006 15:06 UTC in reply to "IDC? Oh, please..."
load_mic
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2005-12-13

Every so often a survey comes(mainly from IDC)out with metrics showing Windows outperforming *nix in some if not all aspects. I have read articles about the demise of Unix ever since NT3.1 was released.

I guess it just proves how much 'spin' is in these types of groups.

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