Infrastructure Linux News for Mar 24, 2005
CNET News: Novell Acquires Firm to Build Up ZenWorks (Mar 24, 2005, 18:15)
"Novell said Wednesday it has agreed to acquire privately held
Tally Systems and combine that company's administration tools with
Novell's ZenWorks systems management suite..."
PC World: First Look: OpenOffice.org 2.0 Looks Good (Mar 24, 2005, 17:30)
"If you're thrifty and you use an office suite, it's hard not to
like OpenOffice.org, the open-source set of office productivity
SmartPhoneToday: PalmSource, GSPDA Preview Linux Path (Mar 24, 2005, 16:45)
"Behind the scenes, at a meeting with Palm platform developer
PalmSource and GSPDA, we received a preview of what could be the
first smartphone built on the next-generation Palm operating system
China Daily: Linux Gains Steam in China's OS Mart (Mar 24, 2005, 15:15)
"However, one question remains: Will Lenovo increase its use of
Linux's operating systems, which compete with Microsoft's Windows
Yahoo!/Investor's Business Daily: Linux Getting Comfy In Consumers' World, From Cars To TV Sets (Mar 24, 2005, 13:45)
"If you're wondering what kind of person uses Linux, take a look
in the mirror..."
FalkoTimme: Creating Images Of Your Linux System With SystemImager (Mar 24, 2005, 08:30)
"SystemImager makes it easy to do automated installs (clones),
software distribution, content or data distribution, configuration
changes, and operating system updates to your network of Linux
SearchSecurity: How to Set Up DNS for Linux VPNs (Mar 24, 2005, 05:30)
"One often-overlooked requirement of a functioning VPN is DNS.
For any host-network or network-network VPN, you will be enabling
access to machines that are not available on the Internet at
Enterprise Networks and Servers: Open Source Has Its Merits, But It also Has Limitations (Mar 24, 2005, 01:00)
"BandwidthD is a useful tool that tracks usage of TCP/IP network
subnets and builds HTML files with graphs to display utilization.
But as I soon found out, it only goes so far--perhaps not far