IT Management Linux News for Jun 30, 2004
ITBusiness.ca: PartnerNet VARs Embrace Novell's Linux Push (Jun 30, 2004, 22:45)
"The head of a B.C. Linux reseller says it was a 'no-brainer' to
become a Novell partner after the software vendor bought one of the
biggest open source operating system distributions earlier this
Bisnis.com: Five Ministers Support IGOS (Jun 30, 2004, 21:15)
"Five ministers of the present cabinet confirmed that they would
support the movement of Indonesia Go Open Source (IGOS) that would
be declared on June 30..."
CRM Daily: PeopleSoft Supports Linux with EnterpriseOne (Jun 30, 2004, 20:30)
"PeopleSoft has announced a new tools package that will allow
its EnterpriseOne suite to run on the Linux and WebLogic
Silicon.com: Microsoft: Europe is Key Linux Battleground (Jun 30, 2004, 17:30)
"Microsoft has dismissed high-profile European government
defections to Linux, such as the city of Munich, but admitted
Europe will be a key battleground in the ongoing Windows versus
LinuxInsider: Eric S. Raymond: Sun 'Thrashing' for Direction (Jun 30, 2004, 15:15)
"'I expect the thrashing to continue for a while until they
settle on a business model for the future...'"
PR: Mississippi Deploys Linux Law Enforcement System (Jun 30, 2004, 14:30)
IBM is announcing the deployment of "the Mississippi Automated
System Project (ASP), a mobile data infrastructure that links local
law enforcement and public safety agencies in a single database..."
Press release within.
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Novell Pledges to Continue Close Ties to Linux Community (Jun 30, 2004, 13:45)
"Goodwill has been heaped upon the new kid on the Linux block,
Novell Inc., since it pledged its full-fledged devotion to the OS
and the community via recent high-profile acquisitions and internal
LinuxInsider: Shocking Behavior and Smart Open-Source Policy (Jun 30, 2004, 00:15)
"I'm reminded of that scene every time I hear about responsible
companies turning a blind eye to the internal use of open-source
software by their employees..."