> When will people learn?? Microsoft may not do things right sometimes and you
> all love to hate them, but they are here to stay and are the only company I
> would ever trust to run business critical applications and solutions.
Actually, in the industry I work in (telecoms) I'd say more business critical apps
get run under Solaris, with MS being used as the presentation layer. I've always found the notion of using MS machines as servers a little scarey... And if you consider your online presence business critical, you're likely not running MS (http://uptime.netcraft.com/perf/reports/performance/Hosters?tn=june_2007).
Anyway, this is digressing from the the thread somewhat... sorry ;)