Compliance Costs And The Microsoft Tax

Discussion in 'NZ Computing' started by Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Sep 11, 2009.

  1. Another form of “Microsoft Tax†is wanting to buy Microsoft software, but
    paying more than you should for it. Is this a problem as far as Microsoft as
    concerned? No.

    <http://www.pcworld.com/businesscenter/article/171698/analysts_microsoft_enterprise_licensing_still_challenging.html>
     
    Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Sep 11, 2009
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  2. In message <h8d7jn$rq3$>, Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:

    > Another form of “Microsoft Tax†is wanting to buy Microsoft software, but
    > paying more than you should for it. Is this a problem as far as Microsoft
    > as concerned? No.


    Well, maybe it is: Microsoft's complex and confusing licensing conditions
    are holding back adoption of virtualization
    <http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/09/15/windows_virtualization_lags_linux/>.
     
    Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Sep 16, 2009
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