IT Management Linux News for Apr 13, 2004
Computerworld: Playing IT Jeopardy (Apr 13, 2004, 23:30)
"We take you to the studios of America's favorite game show, the
only kind of jeopardy that even an IT security manager can
BusinessWire: Over 750 Applications Now Certified on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (Apr 13, 2004, 22:00)
"Red Hat, Inc. the world's leading provider of open source
solutions to the enterprise, today announced that over 750
enterprise applications are now certified on Red Hat Enterprise
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Friedman: Expectations Rising Over Linux Desktop (Apr 13, 2004, 20:30)
"[Nat] Friedman will deliver the keynote at this week's Real
World Linux Conference, and in this interview, he discusses
Novell's commitment to the Linux desktop, barriers, misconceptions
and the importance of success stories..."
ElectricNewsNet: The End of an Era? (Apr 13, 2004, 19:45)
"Could it be that Microsoft's core business, the Windows
operating system on desktops and laptops, is really under threat
IT Manager's Journal: Why Openwave is Getting Deep into Linux (Apr 13, 2004, 19:00)
"Contrary to the predominant market view, however, I believe it
could be two to three years before operating systems are capable of
providing seamless, reliable wireless delivery of voice and data
and interactivity with packet-switched networks..."
E-Commerce Times: Proving Linux in the Enterprise (Apr 13, 2004, 18:15)
"Thirteen years of open collaboration. Thousands of the best
minds in software engineering working together, worldwide. A
unifying conviction that the best ideas emerge from cooperation and
CXOtoday: Linux Speak: Separating Facts From Fiction (Apr 13, 2004, 17:30)
"Linux has been in the firing line recently, with surging
reports floating in the market from 'so-called' intellectual
experts and research agencies, all taking shots at two of the
strongest known virtues of the Operating System..."
BusinessWeek: Microsoft's Midlife Crisis (Apr 13, 2004, 15:15)
"With grass-roots and government support from Finland to China,
Linux has become so popular that it's challenging Microsoft's core
business as no rival ever has..."
Line56: Linux TCO Factors (Apr 13, 2004, 14:30)
"A new alert from the company revises if not reverses this
position, stating that, in Meta's opinion, Linux TCO can indeed be
driven down 10 to 40 percent..."
ComputerWeekly: John Lewis Migrates Core Business System to Linux (Apr 13, 2004, 13:45)
"John Lewis has become one of the first UK blue-chip
organisations to deploy Linux on a strategic business
eWeek: Sun's Microsoft Mistake (Apr 13, 2004, 00:15)
"Microsoft and Sun working together!? What next? 'Human
sacrifice, dogs and cats living together, mass hysteria...!?'"