IT Management Linux News for Dec 03, 2009
The Perfect Server - Fedora 12 x86_64 [ISPConfig 2] (Dec 03, 2009, 20:34)
Howtoforge: "This is a detailed description
about how to set up a Fedora 12 server that offers all services
needed by ISPs and hosters: Apache web server (SSL-capable) with
PHP5/Ruby/Python, Postfix mail server with SMTP-AUTH and TLS, BIND
DNS server, Proftpd FTP server, MySQL server, Dovecot POP3/IMAP,
Quota, Firewall, etc."
IDC Sees Server Business Helped by Intel, AMD (Dec 03, 2009, 19:04)
Serverwatch: "Market research firm IDC has
released its own quarterly server figures, and came to roughly the
same conclusion as its counterpart Gartner did last week: The
server market is still down but stabilizing, and the worst appears
to be over."
A Linux answer to Windows SBS: ClearOS (Dec 03, 2009, 18:04)
IT World: "The Clear Foundation's ClearOS opens
Linux up as a small business server for everyone ... for free."
Linux and the sheer utter misery of viruses (Dec 03, 2009, 14:34)
Computerworld UK: "What this means is that we
can have viruses by proxy if any Linux network we deploy has
Windows workstations... which mostly they do."
Using eBox As A Windows Primary Domain Controller (Dec 03, 2009, 13:04)
Howtoforge: "eBox Platform is an open source
small business server that allows you to manage all your services
like firewall, DHCP, DNS, VPN, proxy, IDS, mail, file and printer
sharing, VoIP, IM and much more. These functionalities are tightly
integrated, automating most tasks, avoiding mistakes and saving
time for system administrators."
Cisco Expands Linux-Powered SMB Push (Dec 03, 2009, 09:04)
Enterprise Networking Planet: "Cisco Systems is
expanding its push in the small and midsized business segment of
the networking marketplace. Today Cisco is unveiling a series of
new product, partner and service initiatives as it continues its
year-old $100 million effort to target the SMB market."
Making Government IT Better - and Open (Dec 03, 2009, 06:04)
Open Enterprise: "As I've noted many a time,
the UK government has been one of the most backward when it comes
to adopting open source solutions."
6 of the Best Free Linux Data Warehouse Software (Dec 03, 2009, 04:34)
LinuxLinks: "This article highlights the best
data warehouse software that runs under Linux. Although there is
not a wide range available, all of the applications featured below
are strongly recommended for any business which wants to tap the
full potential of its information resources."