Microsoft takes on Linux with free tools

Microsoft is giving away SFU (Services For Unix) free of charge (this was earlier charged $99). SFU was awards Best of Breed last year for programs under the Unix category. If you work in the mixed Linux/Unix + Windows network environment and haven’t heard of SFU (which would be very hard to believe) you’re really missing out.

 

CNET: Microsoft plans to broaden its attack on Linux and related operating systems this week by giving away a set of tools for migrating applications to Windows. [Read more]

Written on January 14, 2004