News Microsoft joins the Linux Foundation as a Platinum Member

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  1. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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  2. Paradigm Shifter

    Paradigm Shifter de nihilo nihil fit

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    So he's now got the scarf and coat... does the snowplough arrive when MS... I'm not gonna say it. :lol:
     
  3. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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    Nope that's when the airborne pork arrives.
     
  4. theshadow2001

    theshadow2001 [DELETE] means [DELETE]

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    How does this move help Microsoft sell products?
     
  5. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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    Probably by helping to ensure their server products work properly on Linux, and that Linux works properly on Azure and Hyper-V VMs. No-one's gonna buy MSSQL for linux or pay for Azure to host their linux VMs if none of it works properly or is a ballache to set up.
     

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