Either he was misquoted or he has no idea what he is talking about. That statement doesn’t even make sense, SQL Server doesn’t have the ability to be a DC…its a database.
“The clutter was quickly becoming a maintenance issue for the IT staff”
Its also sloppy journalism to imply that Windows sucks because the 10 year OS & hardware falls down every two weeks. Anyone still running NT 4 is not interested in maintenance.
And his dept of “server specialist” picked Xandros which is a desktop distro.
No training budget for SQL Server but switching to Linux and a new database, MySQL?, requires no training?
Any open positions for a proofreader?
Nice article though, despite being a shameless “Xanros infomercial”.