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Posted by: Jim Jun 20 2004, 09:35 PM

We all know that linux runs the world, but here is just another example.

IBM has been slowly moving the systems at Wimbledon since 1999 and this year everything you see at Wimbledon from the webpage to the internal network will be run on Linux systems. You can read the whole story on the BBC's page here...

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/3798393.stm

Posted by: hughesjr Jun 22 2004, 06:35 AM

Cool ... but it was a conversion from IBM UNIX to Linux. Better would have been a 2003 Server conversion smile.gif

Posted by: Jim Jun 22 2004, 01:30 PM

Ya, your right about that, would have liked to see Mircrosoft cry a little, but at least it shows that these guys have always had at least some sense in there heads.

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