IT Management Linux News for Aug 27, 2008
Penguins Linux Ad (YouTube video) (Aug 27, 2008, 22:01)
YouTube: "Imagine a place....where everything
Networking 101: Understanding Spanning Tree (Aug 27, 2008, 21:01)
LinuxPlanet: "The much anticipated spanning
tree edition of Networking 101 has finally arrived. Yes, you too
can have a network that survives multiple exploding switches."
Can Open Source replace Microsoft Exchange? (Aug 27, 2008, 18:31)
LinuxWorld: "All the dozens of RFC-822 mail
servers, including Sendmail, Qmail, and Postfix combined, have only
15% of the business/organization e-mail market."
Thunderbird: Way Beyond E-Mail (Aug 27, 2008, 14:31)
LinuxInsider: "An estimated two-thirds of all
computer users over the age of 14 have their own e-mail address.
"Most people use standard e-mail programs from Microsoft or simply
Thunderbird," says Holger Bleich of c't magazine."
5 Factors Making Ubuntu Server Business Ready (Aug 27, 2008, 13:31)
Works With U: "Canonical, the company behind
Ubuntu, is getting serious about the server...There are many
factors that make Ubuntu a strong server platform, but the top 5
10 Fundamental Differences Between Linux and Windows (Aug 27, 2008, 13:01)
TechRepublic: "#2: Licensing freedom vs.
licensing restrictions...with the GPL, you can download a single
copy of a Linux distribution (or application) and install it on as
many machines as you like. With the Microsoft license, you can do
none of the above."
KDE 3.5.10 Release Announcement
(Aug 27, 2008, 08:31)
KDE: "he KDE Community today announced the
immediate availability of KDE 3.5.10, a maintenance release for the
latest generation of the most advanced and powerful free desktop
for GNU/Linux and other UNIXes. KDE 3.5.10 sports changes in
Kicker, the KDE3 panel and KPDF, the PDF viewer."