Is Microsoft giving up on Windows?
You probably read the above headline and had a question of your own. Something along the lines of, “Colin, what have you been smoking?”
I know, it seems ridonklulous to think that Microsoft would give up on its Windows operating system — a product that dominates its market like few others in IT or any other industry. But in light of Microsoft’s recent Linux outreach, it’s a legitimate question.
Before I explain, here’s the back story for those who have been living in a cave this week: Microsoft released three Linux drivers Monday under GPLv2 (a first). The drivers are supposed to help Linux guest operating systems run on Hyper-V.
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