IT Management Linux News for Feb 26, 2004
Business Standard: Open Source to Run 50 Per Cent IT Infrastructure in 5 Years: MAIT (Feb 26, 2004, 23:00)
"Information technology industry watcher MAIT has predicted that
within five years, nearly 50 per cent of the software
infrastructure could be taken up by open source software..."
TechNewsWorld: Drama at the Computing Core (Feb 26, 2004, 22:00)
"From the beginning, IT executives at Boscov's department store
have had a mainframe bias..."
CXOtoday: Breach Candy Hospital Diagnosed With Linux Dilemma (Feb 26, 2004, 21:00)
"Breach Candy Hospital is one amongst a list of many, who has
jumped on to the Linux bandwagon too soon, and is now left to fend
for itself in the lair of repent..." [Link repaired.
Agenzia Giornalistica Italia: Censis: "Open Source" to Boost Use of New Technologies (Feb 26, 2004, 20:00)
"In order to promote innovation, we need to set up new 'open
source' models and solutions and projects that are aimed at
developing specific solutions for SMEs in Italy and the Public
Enterprise Linux IT: Head to Head: Red Hat vs. SuSE (Feb 26, 2004, 18:00)
"There are differences--yet on the technology side, the bottom
line is that both companies use the same Linux kernel as the
foundation for their open-source software offerings..."
CNET News: IBM Rises, Sun Sinks in Server Market (Feb 26, 2004, 17:00)
"IBM widened its lead in the worldwide server market in 2003 at
the expense of Sun Microsystems, making particular gains in the
Unix server market, new figures show..."
Computerworld Australia: IBM Escalates SMB War with Microsoft (Feb 26, 2004, 15:00)
"Company officials claim that more than 70 percent of those
developers signed up for the program are supporting IBM server
software running on some flavor of Linux..."
Techtree: Open Source Software: A Gift Of Technology (Feb 26, 2004, 11:30)
"The National Conference on Open Source Software (OSS) was held
by MAIT at the Taj Mahal Hotel, Mumba i to discuss the use of OSS
in different networking systems..."