Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 30, 1999
Linux Gazette: Creating A Linux Certification Program, Part 6 (Jun 30, 1999, 23:53)
"On our web site, you can now find our plan for the development
and implementation of our first level of certification. The plan,
developed primarily by Scott Murray and Tom Peters."
CBS MarketWatch: Jumping on the Linux bandwagon (Jun 30, 1999, 20:55)
"MarketWatch Renegade--Dispatches from the PC Expo conference...
'Even our cab driver's heard of Linux.' "
CNET News.com: Gates, Barrett tout Wintel for workstations (Jun 30, 1999, 17:37)
"Workstations using the Windows operating system and Intel chips
are displacing Unix servers not just on the basis of price, but now
also on the basis of performance, Intel chief executive Craig
Barrett said today."
ZD Open Source Forum - Audio Interview with Marc Torres (Jun 30, 1999, 17:36)
President of SuSE, Inc. and head of the Atlanta Linux
BW: API Partners With Atipa Linux Solutions to Spur Alpha Linux Market (Jun 30, 1999, 16:54)
"Alpha Processor, Inc...and Atipa Linux Solutions,...today
announced a partnership to provide more powerful, affordable and
reliable Linux solutions to the enterprise marketplace."
Enterprise Systems Journal: It's Deja Vu All Over Again (Jun 30, 1999, 16:53)
"...loyal Linuxites need to look at NT as not only the
competition, but also as the model – the model they should
not let happen to their OS."
The Register: Benchmark battles - now Linux beats NT (Jun 30, 1999, 16:45)
"In the wake of the latest in the round of NT versus Linux
face-offs German magazine c't has published the results of its own
tests of the two operating systems."
M2 Presswire: Siemens brings enterprise-class levels of High Availability to workgroup sector (Jun 30, 1999, 14:14)
"The PRIMERGY 170 supports...Linux 6.0."
BW: First...Open Source MGCP and RTP Stacks...on Linux...Available From Vovida Networks (Jun 30, 1999, 14:11)
"Vovida Networks, Inc., today announced the first free
commercial release of an MGCP (Media Gateway Control Protocol) and
RTP (Real Time Transport Protocol) source code running on the Linux
IT-Director: Java struggles towards ISO standard (Jun 30, 1999, 13:02)
"Broad support for placing Java in the hands of a standards body
is slowly bringing results."
SRO: Onsale Pushes Linux (Jun 30, 1999, 13:01)
"Online reseller hopes open-source software will attract new
Ext2: X on Laptops: Setting it up (Jun 30, 1999, 13:00)
"X is one of the toughest things to setup on a laptop... This
document reviews the places you can check, and some alternatives to
VNUnet: Worms put Windows on hook (Jun 30, 1999, 11:19)
"Claims by Sun evangelist... James Gosling, that Microsoft
operating systems are more susceptible to viruses than Unix, have
been slammed by the anti-virus community as being inaccurate and
ZDNN: Linux to face off against NT Again? (Jun 30, 1999, 07:55)
"Whether you call it benchmarking -- or benchmarketing -- it
sounds like the two OSes will clash yet again."