The INQ Takes a Dip into Open Sauce
Aug 03, 2007, 08:15 (1 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Browsing through the stacks of press releases and statements of
seeming miracles by the open saucers, it seems as though we should
take a look at some of these offerings. Who knows, we might stumble
onto the Next Big Thing. If even the Vole can see some benefit to
open source, we would be crazy not to have a good look ourselves.
Crazy is as crazy does, so here goes.
Nothing fancy. A DIY whitebox from the local wholesale computer
market. Intel Celeron 2.8 Ghz CPU, 512MB RAM, 160GB Hitachi SATA
HD, BenQ DVD/R. Sound, video, and 10/100 Ethernet on the MSI
mainboard. All hardware known to work on the latest Fedora