Tonight Live: Mars (The Planet) & PureMessage on The Linux Show
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Tonight Live: Mars & PureMessage on The Linux
Tonight Live: On The Linux Show!!
Tuesday, August 26th, 2003from Chicago IL
Tonight LIVE on www.thelinuxshow.com.
At 6pm pt, 7pm mt, 8pm ct, and 9pm et.... Kevin Hill, Arne
Flones, Doc Searls, Russ Pavlicek AND Jeff Gerhardt are all back
live tonight. We have a lively show lined up for tonight on The
Linux Show that comes to you live from LinuxWorld Expo!
Segment One- The News. We will cover
THE HOT NEWS of the week and the expo. Tonight on
the news: SCO, Microsoft, ESR as "war chief."
- The News This Weeks
- Old SCO
- The SCO/Microsoft Connection
Segment Two- Linux World Award winner
PureMessage- and ActiveState product
Tonight we will have a conversation with Jesse
Dougherty, Director of Development, ActiveState and
Gurusamy Sarathy, Senior Developer, ActiveState to
talk about the compnay and their recent award at Linux World Expo
for PureMessage. PureMessage provides email
filtering for spam protection, virus protection, and corporate
They claim PureMessage decreases spam by up to 98% and prevents
damage from malicious email at the gateway, through accurate,
easily administered filters. PureMessage is managed through an
intuitive, web-based console. Other features include:
industry-leading spam identification methodologies, anti-virus
engine, communication policy filters, sieve policy builder
interface, automated server quarantine, optional end user
quarantine management, and reporting capabilities. Built on
powerful open source technologies, PureMessage utilizes sendmail,
Razor, Webmin, and is extensible in Perl. PureMessage supports AIX,
HP-UX, FreeBSD, Linux, and Solaris. More details are available at:
Jesse comes to ActiveState from Mindquake Software, a
full-service outsource development shop. As their vice president,
Jesse was responsible for business development, project management,
and software development, and helped grow the company from
inception to over 60 fulltime developers. Jesse has also worked as
a software developer at the precursor company to ActiveState, hip
communications in the mid-1990s. Jesse's role at ActiveState is to
lead the company's anti-spam initiatives. He also manages and
schedules development resources to improve product quality and
timeline accuracy. Jesse sits on the board of SNB Capital.
Sarathy, as he is known, has been heavily involved in
maintaining the mainstream releases of Perl for the past seven
years. He served as the Release Manager for the 5.005 and 5.6
releases of Perl. At ActiveState, Sarathy is responsible for
managing the adoption, growth and development of core language
technologies. He is the technical lead for PureMessage,
ActiveState's email management software. A fundamental contributor
in shaping ActiveState's overall technology vision, Sarathy is also
a mentor on the evolution of world-class programming language
skills in the company. Sarathy holds Undergraduate and Graduate
degrees in Architecture and a Masters degree in Computer Science
from the University of Michigan.
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