Linux News for Oct 31, 2005
IT AsiaOne: EMC offers new recovery solution for enterprises (Oct 31, 2005, 23:00)
"STORAGE solutions giant EMC Corporation has released
RecoverPoint, which it claims is the industry's first event-based
backup and recovery solution and offers enterprises the ability to
recover data up to any previous point in time..."
SearchOpenSource.com: MySQL 5.0: To plug or not to plug? (Oct 31, 2005, 20:15)
"Open source database vendor MySQL AB has released the newest
version of its signature database management system, MySQL 5.0,
with new pluggable storage engines..."
Internetnews.com: Open Source ECM Project Launched (Oct 31, 2005, 19:45)
"After four months of developer scrutiny, Alfresco is seeing the
light of day with the general availability of the open source
enterprise content management (ECM) application..."
NetworkWorld: Firms to offer first open source compliance insurance (Oct 31, 2005, 19:00)
"Three organizations are teaming up to offer what they claim is
the first open source compliance insurance policy to provide
coverage for companies around the world that are using open-source
OpenEnterprise Trends:PHP Framework � Taking Enterprise PHP to the "Next Level" (Oct 31, 2005, 18:30)
"Zend execs are working with other PHP devs, as well as ISVs
such as Oracle and IBM, to take PHP to 'the next level' for
enterprise apps by crafting a broad PHP Framework..."
Discovery.com: Take a Virtual Trip to the Moon (Oct 31, 2005, 18:15)
"While NASA expects to get humans back to the Moon by 2018,
they've also just made it possible for anyone to go lunar
barnstorming right now..."
NewsForge.com: BeOS rises from the grave, takes the name ZETA (Oct 31, 2005, 17:15)
"It's Halloween, and what better way is there to celebrate than
by reanimating a dead operating system on your PC?..."
Business Wire: Application Development Trends Issues Call for Entries for 2006 Innovator Awards (Oct 31, 2005, 16:50)
"Application Development Trends (ADT), a leading software trade
industry publication, today issued a call for entries for the 12th
Annual Innovator Awards competition..."
Yahoo Finance: Levanta Releases MapFS Code To Open Source Community (Oct 31, 2005, 16:00)
"Levanta, the leader in Linux management, today announced that
the company has released its MapFS code to the open source
Australian IT: Innovation focus has shifted to the home, says researcher (Oct 31, 2005, 15:30)
"Hayward says another trend is that open source is poised to
break into the mainstream..."
eWeek: Red Hat Wants Xen in Linux Kernel (Oct 31, 2005, 14:45)
"Linux vendor Red Hat Inc. is aggressively pushing to get Xen
virtualization technology included in the Linux kernel as quickly
ZDNet: Google throws bodies at OpenOffice (Oct 31, 2005, 14:01)
"Google plans to hire programmers to improve
Techworld: Planet-Scale Grid (Oct 31, 2005, 13:00)
"In 2007, scientists will begin smashing protons and ions
together in a massive, multi-national experiment to understand what
the universe looked like tiny fractions of a second after the Big
Linux Journal: Cruising Without a Bruising (Oct 31, 2005, 10:31)
"Linux Journal's 'Señor Editor' recounts the latest Geek
Cruise's visits to resorts later trashed by Hurricane Wilma..."
Linux Magazine: Analyzing Web Statistics with Webalizer (Oct 31, 2005, 08:30)
"Nearly everyone who runs a web site wants to know 'How am I
doing?' How many hits am I getting? Which of my pages are the most
Linux Journal: Paranoid Penguin--Single Sign-on and the Corporate Directory, Part I (Oct 31, 2005, 07:00)
"Author Ti Leggett presents the first in a series of articles
focused on building a secure corporate directory, including support
for single-sign-on that's scalable up to thousands of users..."
Once More Unto the Breach: A Short Follow-Up on the Optaros Free and Open Source Software Policy (Oct 31, 2005, 01:00)
"Back at the end of June, we published the Optaros Free and Open
Source Software Policy..."