Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 25, 1999
CNET News.com: Makers of cheap machines flock to free Be (Jun 25, 1999, 19:59)
"Be Incorporated appears to be gaining popularity as a way for
computer makers to build an ultra-cheap computer without paying the
'Microsoft tax.' "
Sm@rt Reseller: Linux Vs. NT, Round Two: And The Winner Is... (Jun 25, 1999, 18:54)
"Latest Mindcraft benchmark is still not to the liking of open
PC Week: Will Microsoft 'open up'? (Jun 25, 1999, 18:44)
"As the parties in the U.S. Department of Justice vs. Microsoft
Corp. antitrust trial embark on a nearly three-month hiatus before
closing arguments in late September, the question of remedies is
yet again rearing its head."
IT Week: IBM's cheap Linux server (Jun 25, 1999, 16:11)
"IBM is backing its commitment to the Linux operating system
with an ultra-low-cost Unix server."
PC Week: PC Week Labs' tests show what path Linux must take (Jun 25, 1999, 15:41)
"After a tortuous five days of tests,... Windows NT 4.0 still
beat Linux using the Apache Web server and Samba in every
CNET News.com: AOL, Microworkz talks signal "ISP-PC" convergence (Jun 25, 1999, 13:09)
"Without service coming in, a set-top box is useless..."
IDG.net: Linux Distributor SuSE Eyes IPO (Jun 25, 1999, 12:49)
"... SuSE GmbH has publicly released its revenue for the first
time... a step toward an initial public offering..."
Linux Professional Institute News for June 24, 1999 (Jun 25, 1999, 12:19)
Greetings! It's time again to update you all on what's been
happening within various parts of LPI.
UPDATED: A summarized survey of OS usage (Jun 25, 1999, 10:51)
"Linux is competing head to head with MS OS-es in Ireland, Czech
Republic, Slovakia, Romania, France, Denmark, Norway, Italy and
LPI German Chapter organizational meeting at LinuxTag (Jun 25, 1999, 09:54)
There is growing interest in the creation of a German "chapter"
of the Linux Professional Institute (LPI).
CNET News.com: Dell workstations to include Rambus memory (Jun 25, 1999, 09:35)
"Dell is "still investigating how proactive we should be" in
spurring Linux development..."
E-Commerce Times: Red Hat Expands Support for Corporate Linux Users (Jun 25, 1999, 07:25)
"Red Hat, Inc. this week announced that they are making on-site
professional services available for Corporate users of...
InfoWorld: Test Center -- Server appliances (Jun 25, 1999, 00:22)
"... the Qube 2, our Test Center Comparison winner, was tops in
price vs. performance."
InfoWorld: TurboLinux inks pact with Sendmail (Jun 25, 1999, 00:01)
"TurboLinux... to bundle Sendmail Pro messaging software with
its upcoming versions of Linux mail server..."