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China Summary Translation: 'It's Time to Reduce Your Linux Costs, and Here's Why and How'

Published: 30 June 2016

ID: G00304049

Analyst(s): Uko Tian , George J. Weiss


I&O leaders have often adjusted to Linux deployments and subscription renewals with automatic "as usual" procurement practices. We list reasons and methods to set up a strategic Linux cost optimization model, and explain how savings can be achieved.

Table Of Contents



It's Time to Reduce Your Linux Costs, and Here's Why and How

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations


  • The Whys
  • The Hows
    • How to Set Up a Strategic Cost Optimization Framework
  • Final Steps

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