Unity and Wayland will lead Ubuntu to the....

Mark Shuttleworth on his blog this week explained why Connonical are going to not only use their own window manager but also a replacement for the traditional X.org windowing system.  The article does a pretty good job of explaining his points.  He is a little lacking on hardcore details.  However it helped us clear up what  they were thinking.  Remember that no matter what if you don't like their choice you can always switch yourself back to Gnome and/or KDE.

Brian Wagner

Brian started working with *nix in while a student at Kent State University in the early 90's. In 1995, as an E-Mail Administrator for Caliber Technology (now part of Fedex) he was tasked with administering Sendmail on both Slackware Linux and Solaris Systems. His first home install of Linux was MkLinux DR1 in 1996 on his 60 Mhz PowerMac. Since then Brian has been working and consulting on Linux and it's uses in the Enterprise to support everything from E-Mail, Firewalls, Web and File serving to custom cluster solutions and grid solutions. Brian has had the opportunity to work in both Fortune 500 companies and small 2 person organizations. This has given him the unique insight into the differences every size business faces.