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Submission + - 76% of big business is getting more Linux servers (networkworld.com)

Cussin_IT writes: Networkworld has an article on the uptake of linux servers.
According to the article, 76% of large organisations are planning to add linux servers, while only 41% are adding windows servers (presumably this means 17% are adding both) over the next year. And in the next 5 years the percentage adding windows servers drops to 21%.

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Submission + - Year of Linux is comming: Mathematical proof (limewebs.com)

Cussin_IT writes: Mathematical proof as been formulated proving once and for all that Linux will crush Windows in the installer base stakes in the future. The forcast they provide even pinpionts when the last windows machine will be turned off, and when the market tunrs in Linuxs favour.

Submission + - China Diverts Aircraft because of a UFO. (limewebs.com)

Cussin_IT writes: Three flights into the Chinese city of Baotou, located in Inner Mongolia, have been diverted to avoid a UFO.

Described as 'flat and tubular', it reportedly hovered around 3km away, before zooming in, circling the airport and vanishing.

"To guarantee security, aircraft had to land at secondary airports," a spokeswoman said. "Otherwise, it may have led to collision."

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