IT Management Linux News for Dec 03, 2003
Budapest Business Journal: Hungary's Linux Use Expected to Rise After Buyout (Dec 03, 2003, 23:00)
"The profile of Linux open-source software is likely to rise in
Hungary following the buyout of SuSE Linux, a German firm
specializing in the system, executives and specialists said..."
LinuxPlanet: Progeny Announces Red Hat Support, Open Source Project Platform (Dec 03, 2003, 18:00)
"...Progeny staffers have shifted into high gear with the
release of two new services for business customers and developers:
support for end-of-life Red Hat releases and a new Web site
designed to manage ongoing open source projects..."
internetnews.com: Sun's Latest Lines, Refreshed and Ready (Dec 03, 2003, 17:00)
"Sun Microsystems Wednesday unveiled updates to its hardware and
software lines as it positioned its Java brand for new competition
with its fiercest rivals..."
The Straits Times: Step Aside Gates, Linux Set to Take Root in Unwired World (Dec 03, 2003, 16:00)
"Don't look now, but a credible threat to Microsoft's dominance
of the PC software market is finally taking shape, and this time,
it might be real..."
UserLinux.com: UserLinux: Repairing the Economic Paradigm of Enterprise Linux (Dec 03, 2003, 15:00)
Bruce Perens has released a white paper detail what UserLinux is
and why it is important for enterprise and other users alike.
Ventura County Star: Give Linux a Try, But be Warned--It's Seductive (Dec 03, 2003, 10:00)
"Once upon a time, it seemed like it was inevitable that
everyone would use Microsoft software everywhere. How things can
change in a few short years..."
eWeek: MS-Linux? It Could Happen (Dec 03, 2003, 01:00)
"...Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols thinks that Microsoft has laid the
groundwork to offer its own Linux distribution--that is, if Linux
gives the company too much competition..."