The Big Board Goes Linux
May 14, 2008, 13:30 (3 Talkback[s])
"The largest stock exchange on Earth is a Linux shop.
"NYSE Euronext has chosen Red Hat's Linux offerings to power the
critical financial trading platform that services approximately
$141 billion in daily trading volume. Financial terms of the deal
are not being publicly disclosed at this time.
"The stock exchange win is a dramatic victory for Red Hat and
for Linux as the NYSE and its family of exchanges will be migrating
from HP UX, IBM AIX, and SUN Solaris to Red Hat Enterprise