IT Management Linux News for Jun 09, 2005
IT Manager's Journal: The New Normal: No Room for Open Source? (2005-06-09 22:45:52)
"I've always thought Roger McNamee--stock analyst, venture
capitalist, private equity investor. and guitar player for the
Flying Other Brothers band--was a very smart fellow..."
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Creating Your Open Source ERP Strategy (2005-06-09 19:00:10)
"IT expert Bernard Golden details the five essential steps to
implementing an effective open source ERP strategy..."
ZDNet UK: Open Source "Is Free Like a Puppy is Free" Says Sun Boss (2005-06-09 17:30:08)
"Scott McNealy defended his company's purchase of StorageTek,
and laid into some old and new targets, at a Sun event in
Novell Planning Layoffs? (2005-06-09 17:30:00)
Hard on the heels of a multi-million dollar second quarter loss,
Novell may be planning some significant staff cutbacks, likely in
its European offices.
ARNnet: IBM a Reluctant User of Wine Software (2005-06-09 16:00:07)
"...Big Blue hasn't been nearly so eager to promote a
lesser-known piece of software, called Wine, that it has used to
advance Linux on the desktop..."
BusinessIntelligence: Eclipse Brings Open Source to Business Intelligence Market (2005-06-09 12:15:14)
"The Eclipse Foundation... today announced that the Business
Intelligence and Reporting Tools (BIRT) project version 1.0 is now
NewsForge: Tuxcards and KnowIt: Open Source Outlining (2005-06-09 11:30:10)
"These open source two-pane outliners can be used as quickly
searchable notebooks, or collections of Web clippings, to-do lists,
or projects in progress..."
OpenEnterpriseTrends: Construction Firm Turns To Open Source Net Management (2005-06-09 10:00:31)
"Why the interest in Open Source from such influential firms?
There are a couple of forces at work, according to those watching
The American Surveyor: Current Problems in Desktop Computer Usage, Part 1 (2005-06-09 01:00:49)
"Technology-induced changes continue to occur in the surveying
and mapping profession at a dizzying rate..."
ZDNet: The Biggest Mystery in the History of Linux (2005-06-09 00:15:14)
"I think it's safe to predict that future historians looking at
the history of Linux will spend a lot of time muttering about the
events preceeding, surrounding, and flowing from, Novell's purchase
of SuSe in late 2003..."