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Is the Linux Desktop the Future of Enterprise?

In this dawning age of Windows 8, and iOS, is the Linux Desktop perhaps the preferred choice for Enterprise? The learning curve for new Windows 8 users may leave Windows 7 as the preferred choice for Enterprise in the short term, and as the OS continues to progress along the touch screen and consumer-centric path (and as iOS gradually comes to subsume OSX) the Linux desktop may prove to be the most business friendly choice in terms of productivity, security, and day-to-day IT supportability. How will the Enterprise and Consumer Desktops diverge in the years ahead, and what will your work device and home device look like?

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