As our fellow MuyComputerPRO , Ubuntu , the GNU / Linux most popular market, focuses most of its efforts to succeed as an operating system for computers consumption, but not forget the professional area, where the bet is based on server systems and cloud computing.
As reported in ZDNet
, sources close to both companies say developer Canonical, Ubuntu, and IBM are in the process of certifying Ubuntu in high-performance platforms the American giant, Power System P specifically and System z
the recent past worked with Canonical and IBM in the certification of a GNU / Linux on x86 and the result was a success, so, even denying the current rumors – as he always does, ‘Mark Shuttleworth’s company has a clear path here if you want to significantly increase its range of professional solutions.
Ubuntu is now the head of the user desktop GNU / Linux, so the market for servers and cloud computing is the next field to conquer, if Red Hat SUSE Linux and will allow.