IT Management Linux News for Aug 10, 2009
SUSE Studio: Too Good To Be True? (Aug 10, 2009, 23:01)
IT News Today: "No, you did read that
correctly. I actually used Firefox to build my own SUSE-based
distro. Sometimes technology throws curveballs at us that are so
unbelievable you’d have to read the statement several times
to realize that you aren’t hallucinating."
Microsoft vs. Linux: If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em? (Aug 10, 2009, 21:01)
Matt Hartley: "In each case, however, it is
impossible not to get the sense that Microsoft is beginning to take
open source software on the desktop a lot more seriously than it
IBM: UNIX to Linux Migration Rate Growing (Aug 10, 2009, 20:01)
Community-cation: "The new question should be:
how long will it take for Linux to supplant Unix's place in the
Netbooks, Microsoft, a Turning Point (Aug 10, 2009, 19:01)
Brendan Scott’s Weblog: "Far from showing
strength, the wide availability of Windows on netbooks is a sign of
Nagios: Monitor Cisco Routers Course (Aug 10, 2009, 18:01)
Begin Linux: "This course will show you how to
set up Nagios and specifically how to locate the information you
want to monitor with SNMP on a Cisco router. This is a Free Course
available to anyone."
The Linux Desktop's Next Challenge: Layer 8 (Aug 10, 2009, 17:01)
Linux Journal: "But I am also convinced that
Linux has a lot to offer people as a desktop solution, especially
on some of the new, less powerful netbooks that are beginning to be
marketed as the next wave in laptops."
How to save the Internet from Windows (Aug 10, 2009, 16:31)
Cyber Cynic: "After last week's near-collapse
of the social networks, such as Twitter, due to a Windows-based,
botnet DDoS attack, I made a modest proposal: Throw Windows off the
Internet. Here's how we can do it."
Map your network with Zenmap (Aug 10, 2009, 13:31)
GHacks: "For Nmap you can use the user-friend
Zenmap. And how can you get up to speed quickly with Zenmap?
Easy...you read this tutorial on how to run a scan on your entire
LAN and then read the results."