Related link: http://www.microsoft.com/mscorp/facts/default.asp
This should be interesting as MS has a history of funding independent studies and industry case studies. Frankly, if you want to find the truth, ignore all biased opinion, including mine, and go find someone who has actually used or is using both and try to find just one person that tells you “I love Microsoft products”. I’ll concede that gamers will might tell you that, 50/50. But other than that…. It’s not going to happen.
Really, when anything has to rely solely on marketing for good word of mouth it’s not a good sign. Yes, those Linux commercials from IBM are kinda cool, but those are really marketing for IBM not Linux. You can’t get most linux people to shutup about it.
I wonder if this would be GhandiCon 3 1/2. Fighting, but feebly.
Smell ya later.