IT Management Linux News for Apr 21, 2005
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Novell Wise to Users' Linux Messaging Needs (Apr 21, 2005, 22:45)
"The adoption of messaging and collaboration applications based
on Linux may not yet be the torrential downpour advocates want it
BusinessWire: IDG World Expo and AES Launch LinuxWorld Conference & Expo in Australia (Apr 21, 2005, 22:00)
"IDG World Expo and Australian trade show organizer Australian
Exhibition Services (AES), today announced the launch of LinuxWorld
Conference & Expo in Australia..."
Computing: Finance Firm Opts for Linux (Apr 21, 2005, 19:00)
"Financial data provider Markit has replaced its high-end Sun
Microsystems servers with Linux and Intel-based systems..."
iTWorld Canada: LinuxWorld: Still No Clear Case for Linux Desktop (Apr 21, 2005, 18:15)
LinuxWorld Canada: "Linux is ready for the
desktop but enterprises aren't quite ready for Linux, some industry
eWeek: Linux's Next Frontier: Database-Intensive Apps (Apr 21, 2005, 16:30)
Linux on Wall Street: "Database-intensive
applications are the next frontier for Linux, but those
applications need to be ported to the open-source operating
internetnews.com: IBM: Open Source is More Than Just Linux (Apr 21, 2005, 16:00)
LinuxWorld Canada: "Scott Handy says there's
more to open standards and open source than just Linux..."
Aftenposten: Microsoft Norway May be Probed (Apr 21, 2005, 15:15)
"Special deals for Norwegian schools involve a new generation of
computer users having no choice but Microsoft..."
CNET News: Ballmer Grins and Bears Linux--A Little (Apr 21, 2005, 13:45)
"Despite his fondness for Windows, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer
says the company will make it easier for businesses to manage a
wide variety of machines--including those running Linux..."
LinuxWorld Australia: HealthInsite Mends IT with Open Source (Apr 21, 2005, 13:00)
"Federal government health portal, HealthInsite has been
gradually adopting open source software as the best way to fix
point problems, and pocket huge savings in the process..."
ZDNet UK: Managing Content the Open Source Way (Apr 21, 2005, 12:15)
"UK government departments have been slow to adopt open source
software but more stand-out projects such as the content management
system being used by 40 local authorities could help to change all
ReallyLinux: Password Protect Your Webserver Pages (Apr 21, 2005, 10:00)
"Managing user access to a Linux Intranet server is extremely
easy and quick. Yet, I find some new administrators get frustrated
by the lack of complete information..."
Corante: Open Source Transparency (Apr 21, 2005, 03:15)
"The key benefit is not that the software is free. It's not that
you can edit it..."