Red Hat Launches Real Time, Accuses Novell of Reselling Code
Dec 04, 2007, 13:45 (16 Talkback[s])
internetnews.com: Red Hat Finally Nears Real-Time Linux
"For the last several years, Red Hat has been pushing forward
the development of real-time enhancements for Linux. Yet the
company has made no formal product announcement of how it would
attempt to productize its real-time Linux innovations.
"That changed today, with the announcement of the Red Hat MRG
(Messaging, Real Time and Grid) platform. The product is expected
to be available as a public beta this month, with a generally
available release set for early 2008..."
Techworld: Novell Accused of Reselling Red Hat Code
[ Thanks to Max Cooter
for this link. ]
"A top Red Hat executive has accused arch-rival Novell of
reselling a beta version of the company's open source code.
"The dispute concerns Novell's SuSE Linux Enterprise Real Time
10 (SLERT 10), which Novell released last week. The product is
aimed at Wall Street traders and other organisations that need
real-time functionality. Real-time software can carry out
operations within a guaranteed time frame, something required for
certain industries and to operate some kinds of electronics..."