Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


More on LinuxToday


FedoraNews: Windows to Linux, Remastering Knoppix, Personal Linux

Feb 22, 2005, 07:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ken Leyba)

[ Thanks to Thomas Chung for this link. ]

"Jon Walker at the beginning of his talk indicated that he wanted his presentation to be interactive and though sometimes interactive presentations can lead astray everything stayed on track. Walker looked at the 'best practices' of Linux desktop migrations and the technical issues associated with migration. This big picture view can be used for any desktop migration including Linux to Linux or Windows to Windows migrations as the issues are similar.

"One of the first things to consider is the best approach to your migration and Walker identified three types of migrations. The first being what Walker called the 'Big Bang' or 'rip and replace' method in which there is no migration but a complete replacement of the desktops..."

Complete Story

Related Story:
FedoraNews: The 3rd Annual Southern California Linux Exposition(Feb 21, 2005)