The authoritative American edition of InfoWorld has named chief technology Linux decade

The Linux kernel is called a central technology of the decade, according to the popular American publication InfoWorld. Despite his exit the nucleus in the distant 1991, only in the year respectively operating systems based on it have achieved notable success, had a significant impact on the performance of companies worldwide.

According to IDC, in 2009 was a turning point for Linux - it is now the technology gets the necessary recognition from users and becomes a truly mass. According to analysts, by 2012 the world market volume of services supporting Linux-users will reach $ 1 billion, and this figure will continue to grow to $ 1.2 billion in 2013 In 2013, the share of services in support of operating systems based on Linux will be 4% total revenue of the software market against 2,2% in 2008

Another recent IDC report suggests that open source software, which is the Linux-and sitemi really is recognition. Open Source allows you to change the source code of programs depending on the needs of business, can not be dependent on a specific supplier and save on costs. Analysts have found that companies are willing to switch to open source software, especially now, while they are in dire need of assistance providers.

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