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NAS Performance Comparison: Windows Server vs. Linux vs. OpenSolaris

The purpose of the benchmark is to compare the performance of NAS software bundled with server operating systems on an identical hardware platform using a highly diversified set of file read, write, search, analysis and delete operations.

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Created by jeff2007 8 years 45 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 45 weeks ago
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Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics

I recently came across some Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) information Microsoft has published on their website, showing how using Windows Server gives you a better Return On Investment (ROI) than Linux. Given the ubiquity of Microsoft Windows, you may think that what they have to say would hold a good deal of truth to it. I think the truth is a little closer to "Microsoft makes it as expensive as possible to break out of the lock-in their products create."

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Created by docsmartz 10 years 26 weeks ago – Made popular 10 years 26 weeks ago
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"Linux losing market share!" - Not so fast!

So the latest IDC quarterly server report is saying that shipments of servers with Linux on them are on a downturn, compared to shipments of servers with Windows Server on them.

Game over, Linux, you are defeated.


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Created by neotron 10 years 42 weeks ago – Made popular 10 years 42 weeks ago
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