Subject: Re: Competition by internal expertise for F/OSS vendors
From: "Alexander Wait Zaranek" <await@genetics.med.harvard.edu>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2008 20:36:06 -0400

On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 8:15 PM, Rich Bodo <richbodo@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hard to say, this one looks a little more telling to me:
>
> http://www.google.com/trends?q=centos%2C+rhel%2C+suse%2C+debian%2C+ubuntu&ctab=0&geo=all&date=all&sort=0
>
> Looks like Ubuntu is just kicking ass and taking mind-share.  Of course,
> there is no telling what all that web traffic means in terms of market
> share.
>
http://www.google.com/trends?q=redhat%2C+novell%2C+ubuntu%2Capple%2Cmicrosoft&ctab=0&geo=all&date=all&sort=0

I have to agree!  I have the impression that Ubuntu is giving Apple
and Microsoft genuine competition.  It's a little hard to believe for
a commercial user of GNU since 1993.

Sasha