Dell to Add Linux-Certified Desktops, Laptops
CIOs can expect to see SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 as an option on Dell's OptiPlex desktops, Latitude notebooks and Precision workstations soon. (DesktopLinux.com)The public spoke and said, "We want a Linux desktop," and Dell listened. On Feb. 23, the company announced that, as a result of "the communitys interest in open-source solutions like Linux and OpenOffice... we are working with Novell to certify our corporate client products for Linux..." This will include "our OptiPlex desktops, Latitude notebooks and Dell Precision workstations. This is another step towards ensuring that our customers have a good experience with Linux on our systems," the company continued.
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