IT Management Linux News for Aug 09, 2007
Torvalds, Red Hat Are No Shows at Linuxworld (Aug 09, 2007, 23:00)
ZDNet: "The two biggest names in the Linux
industry--Linus Torvalds and Red Hat--skipped out on LinuxWorld
How to Sneak Linux Into Your Office (Aug 09, 2007, 22:30)
ITBusiness.ca: "I'm actually beginning to
picture a day when users start to ask their IT departments why they
can't run Ubuntu Linux at work, the way they do at home..."
Linux-Microsoft Lovefest at LinuxWorld Expo (Aug 09, 2007, 21:30)
ZDNet: "For open source backers who love to
bash Microsoft (and other proprietary software companies), this
LinuxWorld was not for you..."
Q&A: Jonathan Schwartz on Sun's Open-Source Business Strategy (Aug 09, 2007, 21:00)
CNET News: "Sun is rising, and open source is
the driver behind its rebirth..."
Open Source Lures Business (Aug 09, 2007, 18:00)
PC World: "What they are looking for depends on
where their companies are in the ongoing convergence of corporate
IT and open-source software..."
Linux Seen Vying with Windows for Platform Dominance (Aug 09, 2007, 17:00)
InfoWorld: "Linux Foundation director sees
Linux entering second stage of growth and a computing world
dominated by two platforms..."
Red Hat Exec Leery of Novell Linux Effort (Aug 09, 2007, 14:15)
InfoWorld: "Red Hat's Michael Evans, vice
president of corporate development at the company, said afterward
that liked the idea. But he expressed doubts about the effort since
Hovsepian was involved..."
MySQL Ends Distribution of Enterprise Source Tarballs (Aug 09, 2007, 13:30)
Linux.com: "MySQL quietly let slip that it
would no longer be distributing the MySQL Enterprise Server source
as a tarball, not quite a year after the company announced a split
between its paid and free versions..." With follow-up from
MySQL's Kaj Arnö.