Stories by Grant Straker & Tony Stewart

Platform choice or single platform?

A US report in September spelt out what it considered a danger of the computing landscape being dominated by a single platform. The report — "CyberInsecurity: The Cost of Monopoly. How the Dominance of Microsoft’s Products Poses a Risk to Security" — dwelt on the risk inherent in the IT infrastructure relying on one kind of system. NZ Developer invited Grant Straker and Tony Stewart to put the case for writing for multiple versus single platforms.