• July 17, 2006 17 Jul'06

    Migrating mission-critical enterprise apps to Linux platforms: No big deal

    More and more companies are taking advantage of the savings gained from migrating mission-critical enterprise apps to Linux platforms, especially SAP and Oracle users. Hardware vendors are jumping on the bandwagon too by offering cheap, scalable ...  Continue Reading

  • July 14, 2006 14 Jul'06


    Bochs (pronounced 'box') is an open source PC emulator that supports a wide variety of operating systems... (Continued)  Continue Reading

  • July 13, 2006 13 Jul'06

    Removing page break from a table

    Office suite expert Solveig Haugland explains how to remove a page break from disrupting the flow of a table.  Continue Reading

  • July 11, 2006 11 Jul'06

    Embedded BI: Open source or commercial?

    Embedded business intelligence is a new requirement for custom and packaged applications. Developers have different reasons for choosing to integrate commercial or open source BI.  Continue Reading

  • July 10, 2006 10 Jul'06


    The kernel is the essential center of a computer operating system, the core that provides basic services for all other parts of the operating system.  Continue Reading

  • July 10, 2006 10 Jul'06

    Red Hat

    Red Hat is a leading software company in the business of assembling open source components for the Linux operating system and related programs into a distribution package that can easily be ordered and implemented.  Continue Reading

  • July 10, 2006 10 Jul'06


    Shell is a UNIX term for the interactive user interface with an operating system.  Continue Reading

  • July 10, 2006 10 Jul'06


    Beowulf is an approach to building a supercomputer as a cluster of commodity off-the-shelf personal computers, interconnected with a local area network technology like Ethernet, and running programs written for parallel processing.  Continue Reading

  • July 10, 2006 10 Jul'06


    On the Internet, sendmail is the most popular UNIX-based implementation of the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) for transmitting e-mail.  Continue Reading

  • July 10, 2006 10 Jul'06


    Bogomips is a measurement provided in the Linux operating system that indicates in a relative way how fast the computer processor runs.  Continue Reading