IT Management Linux News for Dec 01, 2004
LinuxDevices: LinuxWorld Boston 2005 Announces Keynote Speakers (Dec 01, 2004, 22:00)
"LinuxWorld East, set for February 14-17 this year in Boston,
have announced its lineup of keynote speakers. Speakers include
representatives of Novell, HP, Computer Associates (CA), Attitude
LLC, and MySQL AB..."
CXOtoday: HP Bonds With Indian Linux Enthusiasts (Dec 01, 2004, 20:30)
"Struggling with its HP-UX business, Hewlett Packard is now
eyeing the Linux space with its 'Linux for the Real World' strategy
showcased at the Linux Bangalore/2004 event..."
NewsForge: The Sweet Taste of Good Customer Relations (Dec 01, 2004, 20:00)
"SugarCRM offers a suite of customer relations management
software. Sugar Sales is available in both an open and a closed
IPS: Heading Towards Free Software (Dec 01, 2004, 19:00)
"Venezuela, following in Brazil's footsteps, has joined the club
of countries that are adopting and promoting free or open-source
software, in a bid to save money, achieve technological
independence, and strengthen alliances among countries of the
SD Times: Open-Source Ingres Beginning to Pay Dividends (Dec 01, 2004, 18:15)
"Perhaps more interesting is the opening of Ingres source code,
a move the company says is already starting to bring unexpected
results from the developer community..."
LinuxElectrons: Oracle and Novell Certify Their Latest Enterprise Linux Offerings (Dec 01, 2004, 17:30)
"Oracle Database 10g, Oracle Application Server 10g and Oracle
Real Application Clusters, Oracle Collaboration Suite, and Oracle
E-Business Suite 11i 10 have all been tested and certified for
deployment on SUSE LINUX Enterprise Server 9..."
internetnews.com: Pru Likes Red Hat (Dec 01, 2004, 16:45)
"Shares of Red Hat jumped 8% Tuesday after Prudential gave the
company its second upgrade in two weeks..."
Mandrakesoft: Mandrakesoft 2003/2004: Back to Profitability (Dec 01, 2004, 16:00)
"In fiscal year 2003/2004, Mandrakesoft's consolidated sales
revenue reached 5.18 million euros [US$6.89 mil] and operating
revenue reached 6.29 million euros [US$8.37 mil]..."
LinuxInsider: AdTI: Ready for Round Three with Open Sourcers (Dec 01, 2004, 13:45)
"The same group that said that free and open-source software was
a bigger security risk than commercial software and also claimed
that Linus Torvalds ripped off the Linux kernel plans to release a
new report in a few weeks..."
BNAmericas/LinuxInsider: Venezuela's MED Saves $2.1 Million with Open Source (Dec 01, 2004, 13:00)
"Venezuela's education and sports ministry (MED) believes it has
saved up to 4 billion bolivares (US$2.1 million [€1.6
million]) this year by implementing open-source platforms.."
Sify.com: Linux Bangalore 04 to be Held on Dec 1 (Dec 01, 2004, 12:15)
"Atul Chitnis, Chairman, Linux Bangalore 2004, said the event
this year is the fourth in the series and is now rated among the
top technical events in India and Asia..."
LinuxWorld Australia: Unix Pros Get a Free Taste of Linux Skills (Dec 01, 2004, 10:00)
"Red Hat will be offering free, half-day training sessions in
mid December to help Unix professionals transfer their skills to