Thanks to smartphones, tablets and electronic boom Chromebooks, this itself will be the year of Linux , according to statements by Dirk Hohndel, responsible for Intel Linux and Open technologies Source.Statements that make you smile
more of a “windowsero” with little training given the large number of times it has been repeated “year of Linux” and although this time ally reaches maximum Microsoft in the Wintel duopoly that has dominated computing firm hand world in the last two decades.
Hohndel, in his keynote of LinuxCon, citing Linux as the operating system of reference for the end user, providing forecasts for good consultants like Gartner who claim that a single Linux Android will be able to overtake Windows in 2016 by number of devices.
“Outside the community, most people do not see the impact of Linux . Linux is generally invisible but when you go to any large website (Google, Facebook, Twitter) are all using Linux “, said the head of Linux on Intel.
Hohndel explained that there are many users who are not aware they are using Linux over Android, Ubuntu or Chrome OS, certainly by the Windows monopoly publicized in the desktop market and that many do not let them see or try something else.
In any case, whether or not ‘the year of Linux’ system importance is beyond doubt free . Monopolizes the global supercomputing, has a presence in servers and sweeping the mobility market and embedded.
What about personal computers? Do you think possible to increase market share against Windows and Mac OS X?