Patrick Kerpan quoted in Linux Insider article “Microsoft Rolls Its Own Linux Distro”

Why build a Linux distribution rather than rely on available proprietary software?

“Microsoft developing its own Linux-based network integration layer for Azure is an endeavor that targets Microsoft’s ability to be a cloud,” said Pat Kerpan, CEO of Cohesive Networks.

“With its Linux-based ACS, Microsoft is making an effort to improve [its] ability to own, operate, manage and potentially federate the Azure cloud,” he told LinuxInsider.

This article first appeared on Linux Insider By Jack M. Germain Sep 19, 2015 5:00 AM PT See the full article here.

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