IT Management Linux News for Apr 26, 2010
Enterprise Linux (Apr 26, 2010, 21:32)
Datamation: "Enterprise Linux is the open
source Linux operating system used by corporate and SMB clients for
servers, desktops, workstations and mobile deployments. Enterprise
Linux has become increasingly popular due to cost and
Cops Bust Into Gizmodo Editor's Home And Seize Computers, Documents In iPhone Probe (Apr 26, 2010, 21:04)
SF Gate: "Police raided Gizmodo editor Jason
Chen's home in Fremont, Calif. last week, seizing computers and
other gadgets, as detectives probe how the gadget blog obtained an
Apple iPhone prototype, which the blog first published photos and
videos of last Monday."
Linux KVM virtualization gains steam in cloud computing market (Apr 26, 2010, 19:32)
Network Worldh: "The Linux KVM hypervisor is
gaining steam in the cloud computing market, with two major vendors
using the virtualization software to create cloud platforms to
compete against Amazon's popular EC2 service."
View, Control, Instruct with iTalc (Apr 26, 2010, 17:32)
Linux.com: "If you work in an educational or
training environment where you instruct users on the ins and outs
of using computers, or you need to be able to (for whatever reason)
control the PC user's use of a machine, the tools available are
often quite expensive or quite difficult to use. Neither is the
case in the Linux environment, where tools like iTalc are
Best Smartphone for the Enterprise: Evaluating the Contenders (Apr 26, 2010, 15:32)
Datamation: "While I firmly believe that
Android will challenge in the enterprise soon, it's just not
happening now. The security and configuration features that IT
departments demand simply aren't ready yet."
Procurement and Open Source Software Guideline (Apr 26, 2010, 12:32)
OSOR.EU: "Public administrations that consider
using open source software may need advise on how and why public
agencies can acquire such software."