Infrastructure Linux News for Feb 01, 2000
BW: Sigma Designs Announces Linux Support for DVD and MPEG Video Streaming (2000-02-01 23:25:27)
"Sigma Also Announces Linux-Based Set-Top Box Design Win."
BW: EBIZ Enterprises, Inc., Launches Linux Community Services Website (2000-02-01 23:21:48)
"The Linux Service portal includes the first "Pure"
Linux(R)-based ISP, which is scheduled to launch in February 2000.
The ISP will provide unlimited dial-up service for Linux(R)-based
PRNewswire: Artificial Life Products Available on Linux Platforms (2000-02-01 23:17:23)
"Artificial Life, Inc... today announced support for the Linux
platform across Artificial Life's complete eCRM (Internet based
customer relationship management) product line..."
LinuxPlanet: DistributionWatch Review of PhatLinux (2000-02-01 23:04:23)
"PhatLinux is a Linux distribution that's designed to be
installed on top of Microsoft Windows, giving users the power to
launch Linux from a running Windows session. Is PhatLinux up to the
task? Andrew Chen explains." Complete
LinuxPR: Embedded Planet Creates PostPC-Era Computer with Embedded Linux from Montavista (2000-02-01 21:30:15)
"Cooperation of Talents in Hardware and Software Create a New
Standard Desktop-Like Development Environment Now Available in the
The Register: Unsealed Caldera files detail MS evidence-shredding claims (2000-02-01 21:23:12)
"Since there is no statute of limitations for in such matters,
the threat of a possible criminal action [against Microsoft] will
LinuxPR: OnStream(TM) Tape Drives Awarded Stamp of Approval (2000-02-01 21:17:55)
"OnStream Partners With Enhanced Software Technologies (EST) To
Provide Affordable and Reliable High Capacity Backup
ZDNet UK: TurboLinux makes big moves (2000-02-01 20:55:16)
"On Monday, TurboLinux launched a "real" reseller program with
local offices in 11 major US cities."
Upside: Behind DVD Legal Scramble (2000-02-01 20:23:49)
"Why is it illegal to produce and distribute a program whose
ostensible purpose is to allow Linux aficionados to play DVDs? For
the answer, we need to take a quick trip through the nuts and bolts
of the Digital Millennium Copyright Actâ€™s
Red Herring: Linux users thrilling to Trillian (2000-02-01 20:12:38)
"If Microsoft's Windows 2000 initiative -- the latest version of
its corporate NT operating system -- doesn't captivate corporate
users, Intel will be able to push Linux as an alternative."
osOpinion: You Can't Get There From Here: Client Non-Connectivity (2000-02-01 19:16:09)
"Make rolling out a desktop for a customer easier for newbie
administrators and you'll see a lot more Linux boxes around."
osOpinion: Will Crusoe Be Shipwrecked? (2000-02-01 19:07:48)
"Ask any Penguinista, 'What does Linux need to win popular
acceptance?' and he will answer, 'Why, more games, of
SEUL.org: Linux in education report #5 (2000-02-01 19:02:52)
"Thomas Tempé has just started work on Pangée, a
universal language-learning engine."
osOpinion: Robinson's Computer [Crusoe] (2000-02-01 18:58:02)
"Crusoe is not just a low-power processor running an emulator:
it is designed from the ground up to emulate."
Fox News: An Operating System Is Born (2000-02-01 18:53:00)
"Despite media coverage, buzz, successful IPOs and growing
corporate acceptance, the Linux operating system (OS) still remains
a mystery to many potential users."
ZDNet News: Kinder, gentler Linux servers coming (2000-02-01 18:43:27)
"VA Linux, SGI, Penguin Computing rolling out initiatives
designed to take the rocket science out of Linux servers."
Wired: The World According to Linux (2000-02-01 18:27:31)
"Although Linux is still being talked about more than it is
used, support from a founding Unix company and Windows stalwarts
indicate that the operating system is definitely growing up."
VARBusiness: Red Hat, TurboLinux, SCO Unveil Corporate Wares (2000-02-01 18:14:02)
"Addressing the Achilles heels of the alternate operating
system, such as lack of developer tools, high-end enterprise
features and mainstream applications, leading vendors plan to
unveil much-needed products in those categories."
Tonight On The Linux(r) Show!! (2000-02-01 18:00:48)
"Join Arne, Doc Searls, PJ, Kevin and Jeff for a re-broadcast of
an exciting episode of the weekly broadcast of The Linux®
Show!!. The whole gang is in transit to do live broadcasts from
Linux World Expo..."
LinuxPR: Applix Announces Early Access Download of Applixware 5.0 (2000-02-01 17:51:22)
"Applix Linux Division embraces open source technology and
LinuxPR: IndyBox Systems Enters the Embedded Devices Market (2000-02-01 17:46:33)
"Now manufactures cheap, reliable embedded devices for systems
such as IndyBox's Changeable Sign Display, and for systems by third
party vendors such as microwaves, refrigerators and security
CNET News.com: Compaq beefs up Linux support (2000-02-01 17:16:28)
'...plans to invest in tools and services that focus on enabling
rapid and easy deployment of Linux solutions on Compaq hardware,
particularly Alpha and ProLiant servers."
CNET News.com: Dell sells laptops with Linux (2000-02-01 17:03:46)
"...the Latitude CPX and the Inspiron 7500, come with Red Hat
Linux 6.1 and are certified by Linuxcare"
LinuxPR: Tuxtops Announces Linux Based Laptops (2000-02-01 07:39:47)
"In addition to offering professional quality linux laptops,
Tuxtops is committed to developing open source software to improve
the state of Linux on laptops in general..."
PRNewswire: Wave Technologies Partners with Maxspeed to Provide Linux Curriculum (2000-02-01 07:35:17)
"Maxspeed MaxStation Desktop Hardware Incorporated in Wave
Technologies' Linux Global Training Centers."
BW: Red Hat Brings Open Source to Post-PC, Embedded Devices (2000-02-01 07:27:04)
"Red Hat is introducing the Red Hat Tools for Embedded
Developers, an open source integrated development
BW: Mission Critical Linux & SGI To Deliver First Complete Enterprise-Class Linux Solution (2000-02-01 07:18:19)
"This is the first time that a complete Linux operating
system-based enterprise computing solution, addressing the needs of
true mission-critical computing, has been made available on a
BW: zap business communication systems Announces Linux Support Running On Cobalt RaQ Server (2000-02-01 07:09:35)
"zap business communication systems (zap/bcs), Inc., developer
of the first WAP-compliant intranet communications solution, today
announced support for Linux..."
BW: SiteScape to Demo Newly Announced SiteScape Forum 5.0 At LinuxWorld Expo (2000-02-01 05:55:01)
"SiteScape Forum 5.0 extends easy and usable Web-based
collaboration to enterprise environments."
PRNewswire: SGI Rolls Out Next Wave of Linux Offerings and Extended Global Services (2000-02-01 02:23:51)
"Company Unveils New Internet and Clustering Solutions at
LinuxWorld Expo; Offers Sneak Peek at Graphics Workstation."
PRNewswire: Versant Extends Java Development Environment to Red Hat Linux (2000-02-01 00:02:23)
"Versant Also Announces Red Hat Linux Support for Most Current
Tonight On The Linux(r) Show!! (1999-11-02 19:28:38)
"In Segments One and Two, we will discuss the hottest Linux news
events of the week including a "possible" (he may have scheduling
problem) special guest appearance by Linux community poobah, Eric