IT Management Linux News for Apr 26, 2006
LinuxElectrons: Federal Aviation Administration Migrates to Red Hat Enterprise Linux (Apr 26, 2006, 20:30)
"Red Hat has said that the U.S. Department of Transportation's
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) saved the federal government
more than $15 million..."
SearchOracle: Open Source EnterpriseDB Takes Aim at Oracle Customers (Apr 26, 2006, 19:00)
"Open source software vendor EnterpriseDB Corp. kicked off the
Collaborate '06 conference today by unveiling new functionally
designed to make it easier for Oracle users to switch to
NewsForge: Security and Certification at LinuxWorld Toronto (Apr 26, 2006, 18:15)
"The first day of this year's LinuxWorld Conference & Expo
Toronto started off with its traditional two three-hour long
Computerworld Australia: The Benefits of Ubiquitous Linux (Apr 26, 2006, 17:30)
"Linux continues to make highly visible inroads into IT
infrastructure, with IDC reporting 14 consecutive quarters of
double-digit growth in Linux server shipments through the third
quarter of last year..."
ITBusiness.ca: Bank of Canada Puts its Money on Linux Back End and Windows PCs (Apr 26, 2006, 16:45)
"The Bank of Canada is slowly moving off of Unix into an
environment that will see its economic analysts using Windows PCs
to create models running on a Linux-based cluster..."
eWeek: OpenBRR Launches Closed Open-Source Group (Apr 26, 2006, 16:00)
"The Open Business Readiness Rating launched a new initiative
designed to maximize open-source software knowledge across
internetnews.com: New Sun Honcho's Make-or-Break To Do List (Apr 26, 2006, 15:15)
"Open source hardware and software, multi-core servers and
blistering attacks on the competition are but a few the company's
trotted out the past year..."
ZDNet UK: Banks 'Should Give Back to Open Source Community' (Apr 26, 2006, 13:45)
"Financial companies are making increasing use of open source,
but experts say they are among the worst where it comes to 'playing