IT Management Linux News for Jan 27, 2010
Apache SpamAssassin Takes a New Route in Version 3.30 (Jan 27, 2010, 23:03)
eSecurityPlanet: "Spammers beware! A new
version of Apache SpamAssassin has you in its sights."
Ubuntu: Enterprise Management Getting Easier? (Jan 27, 2010, 22:33)
WorksWithU: "Are Ubuntu servers and desktops
easy for enterprises to manage? Before you answer, consider some
recent and upcoming moves involving Bomgar, Kaseya, Likewise
Software, Groundwork Open Source and Canonical itself. Here are
Linux Foundation to World: Get a Job! (Jan 27, 2010, 21:03)
IT World: "The good news is that, finally,
there do seem to be indications that the frozen job market may be
thawing, particularly in IT."
Size Can Matter: Would You Prefer the Hard Drive or the Ramdisk this Evening? Part 3 (Jan 27, 2010, 20:33)
Linux Magazine: "The past couple of weeks we
ran the numbers on metadata performance for ramdisks and hard
drive-based journals for ext4. Now let's compare/contrast the two
journal devices and see what trends emerge."
Linux Motherboard Follies (Jan 27, 2010, 19:03)
Linux Planet: "It all started with upgrading a
CPU. It should have been a simple, inexpensive task, but it has
taken on a life of its own, resulting in battles with warranty
service and shopping for yet more new parts. Will the madness ever
Maybe Information Really Doesn't Want to Be Free (Jan 27, 2010, 12:03)
Internetnews: "Even at mighty Google, online
advertising isn't the final answer."
Novell Updates SUSE Appliance Toolkit For ISVs (Jan 27, 2010, 10:33)
Datamation: "With SUSE Studio, users are able
to build their own software appliance with an application running
on top of a SUSE Linux operating system. The market of Linux-based
software appliance was originally pioneered by rival rPath."
Five *nix Myths Busted (Jan 27, 2010, 07:33)
Daniweb: "Here are the five myths related to
*nix systems that I hear most often when dealing with technical and
non-technical people alike. You'd be surprised as to how often even
the most technical people spout these myths to each other and to
the unsuspecting and unknowledgeable bystander."
Best Smartphone for IT: Blackberry vs. iPhone vs. Android (Jan 27, 2010, 04:32)
Datamation: "Yet, in the worst economic climate
since the Great Depression, the mobile market had one piece of
encouraging news: smartphone adoption spiked."
Disk-O-Tech: Linux Disk Management (Jan 27, 2010, 01:32)
Linux Magazine: "Are you bewildered by disk
management in Linux? Don’t be. Here are the nuts and bolts of
adding a new disk to your system."