IT Management Linux News for Mar 19, 2004
Motley Fool: SCO's Unintended Consequences (2004-03-19 22:45:05)
"So, it should come as no surprise that SCO Group's lawsuit
against the Linux industry has produced what could either be a
profitable new market niche or a spectacular new scam: open source
internetnews.com: Sun Sees StarOffice on More Euro Desktops (2004-03-19 21:15:37)
"Sun Microsystems is looking for room to grow on European
desktops, thanks to a deal with German OEM player Markement, which
it said has sold more than one million copies of Sun's StarOffice
productivity suite in the past year..."
CNET Asia: Red Hat Expands Distributor Network in Asia (2004-03-19 19:00:58)
"Linux seller Red Hat has unveiled new channel alliances in two
open-source hotbeds in Asia-Pacific..."
eWeek: SCO Just Start of Open-Source Lawsuit Wave, Attorneys Say (2004-03-19 16:45:40)
"'There will be a wave of a number of lawsuits on open source
simply because it's become so ubiquitous,' said panelist Mark
Radcliffe, a partner at law firm Gray Cary..."
eWeek: Wyse Adds Linux-Based Appliances to Software's Scope (2004-03-19 16:00:49)
"Thin client vendor Wyse Technology Inc. is expanding the
capabilities of its Rapport management software to include
Linux-based appliances from rival Neoware Systems Inc..."
IT Manager's Journal: SCOX: High Valuations are a PIPE Dream (2004-03-19 15:15:28)
"Amazingly, there are a few analysts who are now urging 'buy'
for the SCO Group (SCOX). Our IT stock analyst, Melanie Hollands,
has a different take on what's really going on with this
Mad Penguin: Mad Penguin Interviews Joseph Eckert of SUSE LINUX (2004-03-19 14:30:24)
"We had the opportunity to sit down with Joseph Eckert, SUSE
LINUX Vice President of Corporate Communications, and pick his
brain for a few moments regarding the current state of their
corporation as well as the future..."
eMedia: Special Report: Is open source worth it? (2004-03-19 11:30:07)
"Open source is a reality--we know that much, but legal and
policy issues and the viability of the open source business
framework are some major areas that yield more questions than
LinuxWorld: Guide to Linux on the Business Desktop Part 1 (2004-03-19 01:00:01)
"I originally planned a series of articles dedicated to building
the ultimate Linux desktop for business users..."