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It’s well known that open-source software delivers some great business benefits, from reduced licensing costs and improved hardware performance, to streamlined systems management and highly-secure, virus-free computing. In spite of all this, however, most IT managers still choose to stick with their existing, proprietary systems on the desktop.

The purpose of this paper is to show how you can achieve the cost and performance benefits of open-source software, without any risk of downtime or disruption for end users. It might seem like a daunting task, but there are actually a number of simple tips that can help you ensure a seamless, successful, Linux deployment and maximise your returns on investment.

Read on for our top tips for ensuring a seamless Linux desktop deployment, with no business risk.