IT Management Linux News for Nov 03, 2004
CNET News: Open Source's Next Chapter? (Nov 03, 2004, 23:30)
"Polese, founder of Marimba and formerly the public face of Java
for Sun Microsystems, is now back in the limelight--this time as
CEO of SpikeSource, an open-source services company catering to
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Q&A: Bernard Golden on Why Your Future Depends on Open Source (Nov 03, 2004, 22:00)
"Bernard Golden's webcast Why your future depends on open source
lay out three main reasons why open source alternatives are sure to
lay ahead for your organization..."
Techworld: The End of the Line for NetWare? (Nov 03, 2004, 21:15)
"The message from Novell is clear: Linux is the future, with
NetWare likely to be relegated to legacy status..."
NewsForge: Linux Cures Ailing Pharmacy Network (Nov 03, 2004, 20:30)
"Family-owned Medicine Chest Pharmacy in Hayward, Calif., was
running Windows NT--until Microsoft pulled support for that
eWeek: Sun Readies New Solaris Push, Snipes at Linux (Nov 03, 2004, 18:15)
"The company said publicly what most industry players understood
for a long time: Sun's top priority is supporting its Solaris
operating system rather than Linux..."
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Maddog Weighs In on the State of the Linux (Nov 03, 2004, 16:45)
"In this interview, Hall spoke with SearchEnterpriseLinux.com
about what he knows best--Linux--and discussed integrated Linux
applications in the enterprise, open source office suites and the
future of enterprise Linux..."
Novell.com: Novell Responds (Nov 03, 2004, 16:00)
Novell issues a point-by-point response to last week's missive
from Steve Ballmer.
ZDNet UK: Microsoft Wins £500m NHS Contract (Nov 03, 2004, 13:45)
"The NHS has awarded a nine-year software contract to Microsoft,
a week after the OGC sang the praises of open-source
Linux.com: Review: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 (Nov 03, 2004, 10:45)
"While others are still fiddling with the 2.4 kernel, Novell has
jumped up to 2.6, adding several exclusive features that make SLES9
stand above its competition..."
Linux Magazine: The Reinvention of Novell (Nov 03, 2004, 04:00)
"Founded in 1979 as Novell Data Systems, Novell is almost as old
as the personal computer itself..."