Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 28th May 2007 21:07 UTC
Windows "There are a myriad of both subtle and fundamental differences in the basic architecture of Windows Server 2008, which could dramatically change not only the way it's used in the enterprise, but also the logical and physical structure of networks where it's the dominant OS. The abilities to consolidate servers, to manage hardware more effectively, to remotely manage hardware without the graphical traffic, and to radically alter the system security model, could present a more compelling argument for customers to plan their WS2K8 migrations now, than the arguments for moving from Windows 2000 to Server 2003."
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RE[4]: And yet again
by aGNUstic on Wed 30th May 2007 12:12 UTC
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LOL. These W!ndows `pup` sysadmins, who probably can't even write a ten-line script are trying to `imagine` `low-overhead, virtualized, GUI-free server OSes running core roles like DHCP and DNS in protected environments, all to themselves, managed by way of a single terminal` already exist.

To the person who made the comment of running Oracle without a GUI ... I'm doing this on Tru-64 on an old Alpha in a production environment. It's CLI all the way!

Edit: Need to drink coffee first before attempting to type.

Edited 2007-05-30 12:14

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RE[5]: And yet again
by mmcgreal on Wed 30th May 2007 16:29 in reply to "RE[4]: And yet again"
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Running Oracle w/out a GUI is no problem, but Oracle requires the GUI for installation, even on Tru-64:

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