A Server for Small Business

A guy walks into a bar and asks how a small business can replace M$’s stuff for small business. Here’s my suggestion: Debian GNU/Linux with LTSP and squirrelmail.

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This is very similar to what I have installed in schools for years with great success. It certainly will handle five users very well.

About Robert Pogson

I am a retired teacher in Canada. I taught in the subject areas where I have worked for almost forty years: maths, physics, chemistry and computers. I love hunting, fishing, picking berries and mushrooms, too.
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3 Responses to A Server for Small Business

  1. dougman says:

    I would use an LTS version of Ubuntu for desktops, Chromebooks for mobile users, with an Ubuntu based server running Samba 4 and Mediawiki, along with Openfire and Zimbra.

  2. eug says:

    oops, this comment should be in the other post

  3. eug says:

    “Isn’t it cool to find a large well-connected corporation actually promoting GNU/Linux?”

    Canonical, Suse & Red Hat should advertise linux much more aggressively, because they make money out of it.

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