|Linux server sales top $1 billion in Q3|
|Posted by: Infoworld on Nov 24th, 2004 4:41 AM|
|News from Infoworld|
Quarterly sales of servers running the Linux operating system topped $1 billion for the first time during the third quarter of 2004, analyst company IDC reported Wednesday. With year-over-year revenue from Linux server sales up 42.6 percent, Linux accounted for more than 9 percent of the $11.5 billion in servers sold worldwide during the quarter, which ended Sept. 30, the research firm said.