[FoRK] Apple growing market share in business

Jim Whitehead ejw
Thu Jul 21 17:31:53 PDT 2005


Anectdotes I've heard suggest that a bunch of MacOS X machines is *much*
less expensive to administer than the same number of Windows machines.

- Jim

> Wilcox explained that large businesses with expensive UNIX 
> systems are opting for Mac OS X when they upgrade for a 
> variety of reasons. OS X is winning out over Linux in some 
> cases as well, said Wilcox because these businesses would 
> already have UNIX expertise on staff; OS X has a good stable 
> of server applications and it can run traditional UNIX apps; 
> and OS X is more viable as a desktop platform.
> 



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