- You want to consider blade technologies.
- To run Linux on commodity hardware in the form of PCs.
- You or your customer wants best-of-breed applications.
- To reduce costs.
- It's free -- SUSE and Red Hat distributions are not and neither is phone support.
- You love Linux PC.
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Unix-to-Linux migration considerations
Part 1: Unix-to-Linux migration benefits
Part 2: Make a Unix-to-Linux migration for the right reasons
Part 3: Migrate to Linux when old systems become expensive
Part 4: Wrong reasons for Linux migration
This was first published in January 2007