Make money with Linux

You can make money by selling Linux based Laptop and desktop systems. Dell and other vendor started the same. There is huge market for Linux desktop systems. This article talks about entering a world where Microsoft rules the marketplace: For years, Microsoft has reigned supreme as the ‘only’ choice for OEM partners on the x86 […]

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This is yet another example that shows us one can make money with open source software. Network security specialist Sourcefire announced Friday that it has acquired ClamAV, an open-source gateway anti-malware project whose technologies are used in the products of a number of other vendors: With nearly 1 million unique IP addresses downloading ClamAV malware […]

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Linux journal has published a fantastic story that recognizes usage of Linux and Open Source in the file and animation industry. DreamWorks Animation pushes the limits of CG filmmaking with Linux. From the article: All the big film studios primarily use Linux for animation and visual effects. Perhaps no commercial Linux installation is larger than […]

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This is yet another upcoming story for open source software. According to IDC: Sales of open source software will grow from $1.8bn last year to $5.8bn in 2011. Matt Lawton, programme director for IDC’s Open Source Software Business Models research programme, typified the current market as “immature” and in the “early stages”. The projected revenue […]

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Yet another good story for Linux, more and more business are pushing Linux desktop systems. There is a good demand for Linux desktop system. If you consider MS Vista price, DRM shit, strict licensing, and current software / driver compatibility issues, this is a wise move for any business. According to this article: Hewlett-Packard is […]

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Now you don’t have to pay Microsoft tax :D Dell customer demanding free Linux version pre-installation on all Dell PCs to cut down cost. Now Dell announced that – It’s exciting to see the IdeaStorm community’s interest in open source solutions like Linux and OpenOffice. Your feedback has been all about flexibility and we have […]

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If you think you can’t make money by supporting free community-based Linux distributions.. think again. The maker of sever and printer called Hewlett Packard (HP) is making $25 million by supporting the free Debian GNU/Linux distribution through out in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. So it is turn out to be a challenge to […]

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