IT Management Linux News for Nov 29, 2000
NetLedger: It's Not Just for Accounting Anymore (Nov 29, 2000, 21:38)
"NetLedger also launched a consolidated datacenter backed by
technologies from Oracle, VA Linux and Network Appliance. The data
center has established NetLedger as one of the world's largest
Oracle deployments on Linux."
LinuxPR: RedWire and Pyramid sign Partnership Agreement
(Nov 29, 2000, 21:07)
"This co-operation agreement will further strenghten the Linux
and expansion strategies of both companies..."
LinuxPR: ATI Selects Metro Link as Technology Access Program Partner
(Nov 29, 2000, 19:35)
"Metro Link's unique multiple platform build and test
environment uniquely positions us to support ATI's products and
customers on multiple operating systems like LynxOS, embedded
Linux, VxWorks and QNX. It also allows us to support ATI's graphics
cards and chip sets on multiple hardware architectures like X86,
MIPS, PowerPC and StrongArm," said Morgan Von Essen, Metro Link
President and CEO."
LinuxPlanet: .comment: Making Money on Free Software? (Nov 29, 2000, 14:12)
The stock market has not treated Linux stocks kindly: after
soaring early, Red Hat Software and VA Linux now have market
capitalizations that are more in line with the rest of the computer
industry. But the more important question, asks Dennis E. Powell,
is whether pure Linux plays have a successful formula to be
profitable in either the short term or the long term -- and what
this means for the entire Linux community.
Ottawa Citizen: Operating system's popularity keeps growing
(Nov 29, 2000, 13:36)
"When we first looked at Linux, not too long ago, we said that
Linux would go strategic (large scale) within 12-18 months," said
Burns MacDonald a senior consultant with CGI Group Inc. "But, we
were wrong, it's happening now."