At work I use Mac OS X on one machine and Windows XP on another. Across the way my cube mate is using FreeBSD on an old desktop machine and Mac OS X on a TiBook, and so on down the line.
We need this stuff because this is how we make our living. It’s a helluva lot of fun … that is, unless you’re in IS or happen to be the CTO.
Our VP of Technology and Chief Operating Officer, C.J. Rayhill, was recently interviewed by InfoWorld, where she talks about open source, Mac OS X, and what it takes to be chief cat herder of a myriad of laptop and desktop systems here at O’Reilly.