- August 01, 2008
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
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
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
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
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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Sponsored by Dell - Many companies today are considering a move to the cloud. Organizations may believe that a hosted service, such as Office 365, will be easier and or cheaper to maintain than on-prem email. Also, Microsoft and other industry leaders may have influenced a move. Whatever the reason, moving to the cloud isn’t as easy as it appears and results are often mixed if you haven’t adequately prepared your Active Directory. See More
Sponsored by Juniper - Network architects have more choices than ever when it comes to data center switches. From emerging categories such as white box switches to new powerful cloud spine switches built on custom chip sets, networks can now be designed with maximum flexibility to address a diverse range of price/performance requirements. See More
Sponsored by NetApp - Enterprise storage systems have evolved through four distinct stages. First, there were monolithic storage arrays. These gave way to modular SAN/NAS systems and distributed storage networks. Next, advanced software techniques led to storage virtualization, with storage volumes abstracted from the underlying physical devices. Finally, in the current era, cloud storage services have emerged that combine virtualization with unprecedented economies of scale. See More
- July 21, 2008
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
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
Cognos chose Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise as the first mainframe operating system on which to run its business intelligence application.
- July 07, 2008
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
In power efficiency tests on three different hardware platforms, Red Hat beat Microsoft Windows by as much as 12%.
- June 30, 2008
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
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
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
Red Hat's newly released MRG platform adds messaging, real-time and grid computing control to its Linux operating system.
- June 19, 2008
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.