IT Management Linux News for Feb 14, 2007
SearchOpenSource: Microsoft Exec: SUSE Linux Guest Support on the Way (Feb 14, 2007, 21:15)
"Linux-Windows interoperability is the golden promise of the
ZDNet: IBM Updates Power Server, Linux Marketing (Feb 14, 2007, 19:45)
"IBM plans to announce an updated Power5+ server Wednesday,
along with an effort to woo Linux customers to use it..."
DesktopLinux: Linux Arrives on 50,000 Brazilian Desktops (Feb 14, 2007, 18:15)
"Three companies in Brazil--BitWay Computadores, EnabledPeople,
and IMTECH--have begun deploying Linux-powered desktop PCs for the
Brazilian federal government's 'Computers for All' program..."
CNET News: Red Hat's RHEL 5 to Launch in March (Feb 14, 2007, 16:45)
"Red Hat will ship its new version 5 of Red Hat Enterprise Linux
to customers in March, spokeswoman Kathryn Poole said
internetnews.com: Penguins Descend On NYC For LinuxWorld (Feb 14, 2007, 16:00)
LinuxWorld OpenSolutions Summit: "This year's
gathering of LinuxWorld, East Coast Edition is very different than
LinuxPlanet: New OSA Group Takes Alternative Tack On Linux/Windows Interoperability (Feb 14, 2007, 14:30)
LinuxWorld OpenSolutions Summit: "...[T]en
enterprise open source players will launch the Open Solutions
Alliance, a group that will bring together developers, systems
integrators, and quite possibly Linux operating system
Linux.com: Open Source Software Lets Genuitec Forgo Venture Capital (Feb 14, 2007, 13:00)
"One business that relies heavily on open source software is
Genuitec, the company that produces the proprietary
subscription-based MyEclipse interactive development
Free Software Magazine: Do Me a Favor, Don't Try Linux (Feb 14, 2007, 01:45)
"Recently, there seems to be an abundance of articles on failed
Linux evaluations in corporate environments. Most of them point out
why Linux didn't make the grade for one reason or another..."
OSWeekly: Corporate Fight Against Open Source (Feb 14, 2007, 01:00)
"Remember during the Dot Com boom when sites used to display
which browser you should use in order to best utilize their
Computerworld NZ: Questioning the Linux Foundation's Credentials (Feb 14, 2007, 00:15)
"What do you get if you cross an open source development
consortium with an organisation that promotes free standards?
Answer: You get a Linux advocacy group. Or so it seems..."