The Cloud Company and Linux Servers Companies today need to be adaptable. Since information technology (IT) is so important for almost all companies it is vital to have the right server. There are essentially two types of options for companies. The first option is to use one of the more common server types like Windows or Mac operating systems. The second option is to use an open source server based on Unix or Linux. These operating systems and the servers based upon them are not as common as the traditional server providers like Windows or Mac. They are, however, growing in prominence and many companies are using them. For example, in “Linux” it is explained how IBM, Intel, Hewlett Packard and Dell have all made their systems with Linux...The end:
.....vantages-disadvantages-linux-hosting-windows-hosting.html). In closing, Linux servers are suggested for a company that values performance over convenience. Works Cited Anonymous, “Linux” in Journal of Accountancy, Vol.187, Iss.5, 1999: 18-21. Anonymous, “Basic advantages of Linux server hosting and windows server hosting” on Search Engine Optimization Website, 2008: http://www.selfseo.com/story-19657.php. Beckman, David and Hirsch, David, “Jumping onto the linux Platform” in ABA Journal, Chicago, Vol. 86, Aug 2000: 78. Sanderson, “Advantages & Disadvantages of Linux Hosting and Windows Hosting” in Web Hosing UK Website, 2006: http:// www.webhosting.uk.com/forums/webhosting/738-advantages-disadvantages-linux-hosting-windows-hosting.html.