IT Management Linux News for Jun 09, 2005
IT Manager's Journal: The New Normal: No Room for Open Source? (Jun 09, 2005, 22:45)
"I've always thought Roger McNamee--stock analyst, venture
capitalist, private equity investor. and guitar player for the
Flying Other Brothers band--was a very smart fellow..."
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Creating Your Open Source ERP Strategy (Jun 09, 2005, 19:00)
"IT expert Bernard Golden details the five essential steps to
implementing an effective open source ERP strategy..."
ZDNet UK: Open Source "Is Free Like a Puppy is Free" Says Sun Boss (Jun 09, 2005, 17:30)
"Scott McNealy defended his company's purchase of StorageTek,
and laid into some old and new targets, at a Sun event in
Novell Planning Layoffs? (Jun 09, 2005, 17:30)
Hard on the heels of a multi-million dollar second quarter loss,
Novell may be planning some significant staff cutbacks, likely in
its European offices.
ARNnet: IBM a Reluctant User of Wine Software (Jun 09, 2005, 16:00)
"...Big Blue hasn't been nearly so eager to promote a
lesser-known piece of software, called Wine, that it has used to
advance Linux on the desktop..."
BusinessIntelligence: Eclipse Brings Open Source to Business Intelligence Market (Jun 09, 2005, 12:15)
"The Eclipse Foundation... today announced that the Business
Intelligence and Reporting Tools (BIRT) project version 1.0 is now
NewsForge: Tuxcards and KnowIt: Open Source Outlining (Jun 09, 2005, 11:30)
"These open source two-pane outliners can be used as quickly
searchable notebooks, or collections of Web clippings, to-do lists,
or projects in progress..."
OpenEnterpriseTrends: Construction Firm Turns To Open Source Net Management (Jun 09, 2005, 10:00)
"Why the interest in Open Source from such influential firms?
There are a couple of forces at work, according to those watching
The American Surveyor: Current Problems in Desktop Computer Usage, Part 1 (Jun 09, 2005, 01:00)
"Technology-induced changes continue to occur in the surveying
and mapping profession at a dizzying rate..."
ZDNet: The Biggest Mystery in the History of Linux (Jun 09, 2005, 00:15)
"I think it's safe to predict that future historians looking at
the history of Linux will spend a lot of time muttering about the
events preceeding, surrounding, and flowing from, Novell's purchase
of SuSe in late 2003..."