Server-side Windows vs. Linux: Considering today’s differences July 26, 2006Posted by rjdohnert in Uncategorized.
Not long ago, choosing Linux in the data center meant a tradeoff. You had to give up some capabilities in exchange for freedom from Microsoft lock-in. But that has changed. These days the features of Windows and Linux stack up against each other very competitively. For the most part, administrators can choose Linux or Windows today without losing out. Some differences, however, must be considered. In this article, I look at several of those differences.
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My Thoughts; There are several drawbacks if you migrate from either to the other. Its not a smooth migration and needs planning to be successful