IT Management Linux News for Aug 08, 2007
Eroding the Meaning of "Open Source," IBM-Style (Aug 08, 2007, 23:00)
Computer Business Review: "After all, when it
comes to eroding the meaning of 'open source,' one need look no
further than the apparent protector of all things Linux,
Oracle on Linux Is No Game (Aug 08, 2007, 19:00)
internetnews.com: "Oracle is continuing to push
hard with its Linux efforts, today announcing a series of new open
source projects and initiatives..."
Novell CEO: We Need To Standardize Linux (Aug 08, 2007, 18:45)
internetnews.com: "According to Novell
President and CEO Ron Hovsepian, there needs to be more application
availability on Linux in order to accelerate Linux adoption..."
Indian Agency to Deploy Linux in Schools (Aug 08, 2007, 17:00)
InfoWorld: "ELCOT, whic provides IT services to
the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu, has already migrated its own
infrastructure from Windows to Suse Linux Enterprise..."
Dell, AMD, Red Hat Partner on Migration (Aug 08, 2007, 15:30)
Linux-Watch: "...Dell and Red Hat on Aug. 7
will be delivering a simplified way for customers to use Red Hat
Enterprise Linux and JBoss to migrate from costly legacy
application infrastructures using open-source software and
Little Progress in States' ODF Considerations (Aug 08, 2007, 15:00)
InfoWorld Nederland: "The debate over use of
the open document format among U.S. states appears to have hit a
wall as experts representing both sides of the issue offered few
new insights into the subject..."
IBM Gets Tighter With Green, Novell (Aug 08, 2007, 12:45)
internetnews.com: "Though IBM sells and
supports both Novell and Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Big Blue is
getting closer with Novell, at least on the middleware side..."
LinuxWorld and the Next Generation Datacenter (Aug 08, 2007, 02:15)
ZDNet: "The authors of these articles appear
surprised that the focus of LinuxWorld has been broadening over
time to focus on how Linux is being used in the corporate
datacenter and other important, related technologies such as