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IT Management Linux News for Oct 15, 2000

  • Linux Online: Interview with Shawn Gordon of theKompany.com (2000-10-15 15:30:30)
    Everyone I've talked to is amazed that we are able to make this work. theKompany is spread across 11 time zones at the moment. We have people in England, Germany, Italy, Russia and Romania, with people in the Ukraine and Thailand we are looking to hire shortly. Overall it works very well, but we do have enclaves of people in Mosow and Iasi Romania, we are going to open an office in Iasi soon for the 5 people that will be working there."

  • Gartner Group: Is Marriage to Unix the Answer to Enterprise Linux? (2000-10-15 14:08:30)
    We believe that users should seriously consider the "hybrid" Unix/Linux deployment model but exercise caution on how and when it makes sense ... The other alternative is to limit Linux only to front-end Web-serving applications and run the mission-critical database and transaction processing on back-end servers on Unix or other more scalable OSs.