ITBusiness.ca: Vancouver Community College Phases in More Linux
Sep 22, 2006, 12:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sarah Lysecki)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"A B.C. post-secondary institution said it intends to grow the
number of Linux machines in its data centre as it replaces older
hardware infrastructure with blade servers.
"Vancouver Community College made the switch to Linux from a
mixed environment of NetWare and Windows operating systems one year
ago when it purchased IBM blade servers, which came with Linux
pre-installed, to replace its aging infrastructure. Novell's Suse
Linux Enterprise Server 9 now accounts for over 50 per cent of
VCC's server environment, which has 40 physical servers and double
that number of virtual machines..."