IT Management Linux News for Nov 11, 2005
InfoWorld: Forrester on Where Open Source is Booming (Nov 11, 2005, 22:00)
"In a report he did in June--Open Source Usage Is Up, But
Concerns Linger--Michael surveys a range of large enterprises
(95+), and comes up with some interesting data..."
Update: Novell Open PR: KDE and GNOME (Nov 11, 2005, 19:45)
"All future enterprise-class Linux product releases, including
Novell Linux Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and Novell Open
Enterprise Server, will continue to ship with both the GNOME and
KDE desktop environments..." Includes link to follow-up story
OSnews: Forget Munich's Linux Migration, It's Already Done by Extremadura (Nov 11, 2005, 19:00)
"...[T]he Spanish region of Extremadura is using Linux on the
desktop in the PCs used by the public administration civil servants
of the region of Extremadura..."
SearchOpenSource: A Tour of the Red Hat Directory Server (Nov 11, 2005, 13:00)
"Red Hat Directory Server (RHDS) simplifies the management of
LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) and makes high
availability attainable without a lot of sweat..."
LinuxElectrons: Alfresco Releases Open Source Enterprise Content Management Solution (Nov 11, 2005, 11:30)
"Enterprises and developers can now download the first
enterprise-class content management system that utilizes the power
of open source..."
Tom's Hardware Guide: Taking Linux On The Road With Ubuntu (Nov 11, 2005, 08:30)
"Whether it is a failing driver, problems caused by poorly
written applications or a virus infection, any consumer type
version of Windows can be considered more susceptible to problems
than a decent Linux distribution..."
NewsForge: Project Management with Trac (Nov 11, 2005, 07:00)
"If you've ever been a part of a large development project,
you've no doubt become accustomed to having access to source
control and bug tracking tools and design document