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  • August 01, 2008 01 Aug'08

    Alfresco offers free Linux alternative to Microsoft SharePoint

    The European Commission's 2004 anti-monopoly ruling against Microsoft has borne fruit: a free, open source collaboration tool that syncs with Office documents.

  • August 01, 2008 01 Aug'08

    LinuxWorld 2008 conference coverage

    This year's LinuxWorld Conference & Expo and Next Generation Data Center conference take place at the Moscone Center in San Francisco Aug. 4-7. Check out our news, product announcements and video from the show floor.

  • July 31, 2008 31 Jul'08

    Likewise upgrades free single sign-on tool

    The popular open source password management tool now supports a greater mix of platforms, centralized management of access rights and better event logging.

  • July 24, 2008 24 Jul'08

    Building an HPC Linux cluster has gotten simpler, Beowulf leader says

    A Beowulf Project founder spoke recently about the improvements made to the process of building a Linux high-performance computing, or HPC, cluster.

  • July 22, 2008 22 Jul'08

    IBM nears a decade of Linux and open source

    As it approaches the end of its first Linux decade, IBM has banked on Linux for growth and innovation. But some wonder whether Big Blue has done enough.

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  • July 21, 2008 21 Jul'08

    Novell SUSE Linux beats out Red Hat on cost at life sciences firm

    By standardizing on Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise to save money, Invitrogen Corp. expects to improve customer service and performance and better integrate VMware along the way.

  • July 15, 2008 15 Jul'08

    For Linux security, principle of least privilege prevails, says Red Hat security expert

    A Linux security expert outlines best practices, from granting admins the least system access possible to the importance of system audits and when to turn on listening daemons.

  • July 14, 2008 14 Jul'08

    Cognos taps Novell SUSE Linux for mainframe debut

    Cognos chose Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise as the first mainframe operating system on which to run its business intelligence application.

  • July 07, 2008 07 Jul'08

    RHEL and SOA speed time to market, slash costs at D&B

    By incrementally incorporating Red Hat Enterprise Linux and service-oriented architecture into its IT framework, Dun & Bradstreet expects to save millions in IT costs.

  • July 03, 2008 03 Jul'08

    Red Hat Linux trumps Microsoft Windows in power test

    In power efficiency tests on three different hardware platforms, Red Hat beat Microsoft Windows by as much as 12%.

  • June 30, 2008 30 Jun'08

    Linux experiences 'prolific' growth, says Linux Foundation's Zemlin

    From mobile applications to high-performance computing. Linux has become increasingly central to all kinds of computing, says the Linux Foundation's Jim Zemlin. But is it really a two-horse race between Linux and Microsoft?

  • June 26, 2008 26 Jun'08

    HP donates legacy Unix file system code to Linux

    HP has open-sourced its Advanced File System (AdvFS) code, which may broaden Linux adoption and narrow the functionality gap between Unix and Linux.

  • June 23, 2008 23 Jun'08

    Linux Certification Passport author outlines exam strategy

    How can you best prepare for the Linux+ certification exam? Certification authority and Linux Certification Passport author Michael Jang discusses a strategy for success.

  • June 20, 2008 20 Jun'08

    Red Hat's MRG makes advances in real-time computing

    Red Hat's newly released MRG platform adds messaging, real-time and grid computing control to its Linux operating system.

  • June 19, 2008 19 Jun'08

    Red Hat beefs up identity and security management

    Red Hat has created a new automation and security management product for physical and virtual systems and, with Project SpaceWalk, has opened up its Network Satellite code to the open source community.

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