Why the Navy Needs to Open Source Its Future

Defense One, 10/22/13

"In just two memos, Navy Chief Information Officer Terry Halvorsen defined computing for the Navy and Marine Corps into the foreseeable future. Every server will be virtualized by 2017, and 7,500 desktops will no longer live on someone's desk, rather that data will reside in Navy data centers.

"The goals are ambitious, but they obscure a fundamental change for which virtualization is just a first step."