IT Management Linux News for Apr 14, 2005
ComputerWeekly: Spanish Supermarket Giant Chooses Red Hat Linux (Apr 14, 2005, 19:45)
"Mercadona, one of Spain's leading supermarket chains, is
deploying Red Hat Linux software on 10,000 desktops..."
eWeek: SCO's Revenue Continues to Plunge (Apr 14, 2005, 14:30)
"Good news continues to be hard to find for SCO as it reported,
after the market's close, still more losses and revenue decreases
in its first quarter of 2005, which ended on Jan. 31..."
LinuxWorld: Interview: My SQL Network (Apr 14, 2005, 13:00)
"An interview with Zack Urlocker, VP of marketing for MySQL, and
Sami Akbay, senior director of marketing for GoldenGate
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Compiere's Jorg Janke: Be the Master of Your ERP Fate (Apr 14, 2005, 12:15)
"Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software provides a means to
control many business processes..."
IT-Analysis: IBM Solutions Seek To Be Ever More Open (Apr 14, 2005, 04:00)
"The tone of the meeting was set, perhaps more strongly than
ever before, at considering how IBM can help address the drivers
faced by CIOs and their businesses today..."
Search390: Are Multiple Platforms Here to Stay? (Apr 14, 2005, 03:15)
"I have a colleague who hates the term 'heterogeneous.'
Literally, it makes her skin crawl. It is just a buzz word, she
ZDNet: Can Open Source IT be a Money Pit? (Apr 14, 2005, 02:30)
"Greenspun's most successful venture to date (revenue-wise) was
probably ArsDigita--an open source business that flamed out after
he handed the reins over to venture capitalists who, he claims, ran
a perfectly good company into the ground..."
SiliconRepublic: Comment: March on Open Source in Public Sector (Apr 14, 2005, 00:30)
"Towards the end of last year, when I was speculating about what
might happen in the area of e-government this year, I said that
open source software would start to make a greater impact..."