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   RE: [xml-dev] Managing Innovation

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Umm... you may not be selling big systems. 
We do.  The requests for Windows and SQL 
Server or Oracle outweigh requests for the 
Linux or Unix systems 100 to 1.  Whatever 
dominance Unix had ten years ago, it is 
a fading memory in the systems market we 
see here.  The numbers don't lie.


From: Tim Bray [mailto:tbray@textuality.com]

> The main thing the Unix family of operating
> systems  have going for them with regards to security is the higher
> degree of sophistication of their users and their lack of mainstream
> adoption

"Lack of mainstream adoption"?!?!?  On which planet?  Is this a wry, 
ironic performance-art parody of a clueless Microsoft marketing droid? 
Spare us.


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