Infrastructure Linux News for May 20, 1999
CRN: SGI Bets Big On Open Source (May 20, 1999, 22:10)
"... will present its journaled file system to open-source
aficionados on Thursday at Linux Expo..."
Linux Hardware Database (May 20, 1999, 21:51)
"... provides ratings (in five categories), reports and
workarounds tied to well-described product records in a relational
InfoWorld: SGI to offer key piece of OS to Linux community (May 20, 1999, 18:54)
"... SGI's journal file system known as XFS, will, if
implemented, enhance a Linux-based system's capability to recover
fast after a crash and to handle very large files."
InfoWorld: BEA makes a move on Linux development community (May 20, 1999, 18:46)
"... on Thursday at Linux Expo delivered... Tuxedo and WebLogic
Server, on Intel-based Linux platforms."
BW: Thelinuxstore.com Unveils the Element-L Beowolf Super Computer Cluster (May 20, 1999, 18:38)
"Unveiled Today at the Linux Expo 99 the Element-L Nebula Linux
Super Computer prices from under $3,000-$15,000."
PRNewswire: MTI Announces the First of Cross-Platform Storage Solutions (May 20, 1999, 18:01)
"Gladiator 2550 Storage Array Offers High Availability to
SGI Contributes World's Most Scalable File System Technology to Open Source Community (May 20, 1999, 17:48)
Key Infrastructure Technology Empowers Linux to Scale as
Platform for Enterprise-Class Applications.
LinuxPR: Linux Orbit Launches New Linux Desktop Community (May 20, 1999, 17:29)
Linux Orbit brings news, notes and recommendations for your
BW: Partnership Provides Applications for Linux Retail Market (May 20, 1999, 16:13)
"... first collaborative effort is the Standard Edition of the
BW: Ardent Software Delivers Key Data Management Software for Red Hat Linux (May 20, 1999, 15:55)
"... Among the Ardent products to be available on the Red Hat
Linux platform are its UniVerse and UniData relational databases
and related development tools..."
PRNewswire: SGI and VERITAS Investigate Journaled File System for Linux (May 20, 1999, 15:18)
"The lack of a journaled file system is the number one issue
facing the Linux community..."
BW: ObjectShare's VisualWorks Distributed With Red Hat's Linux 6.0 Release (May 20, 1999, 15:13)
"... Thursday announced the availability of VisualWorks
Non-commercial 3.1 on the Red Hat Linux 6.0 application CD."
PRNewswire: BEA Ships First Enterprise Middleware and Java Application Server For Linux (May 20, 1999, 14:58)
"BEA's support for Linux is a critical step towards moving Linux
into the mainstream..."
Vancouver Province: Internet heavy-hitters make Linux.com website a winner (May 20, 1999, 13:57)
"Another major Linux site was launched Tuesday evening and it's
already a winner."
32BitsOnline: Interview with Open Source father, Eric Raymond (May 20, 1999, 13:32)
Eric answers some interesting questions in this great interview
by Paul Ferris.
Linux Today at Linux Expo: Reports and Goodies Galore (May 20, 1999, 02:40)
"Linux Expo opens in Raleigh, North Carolina, today, Thursday,
May 20. Linux Today will be reporting on the event live from our
StarOffice 5.1 Released (May 20, 1999, 00:08)
The non-commercial use of StarOffice 5.1 is completely free of