Gartner: Open Source Penetrating SaaS Segment

Apr 15, 2008

Open Source software is likely to dominate the Software as a Service (SaaS) segment for reasons of economy and community building says market researcher Gartner: Open Source is cheap, and communities keep it popular.

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Red Hat Acquires Amentra Consulting

Mar 14, 2008

The Linux company Red Hat has acquired system integrators Amentra and is now seeking to strengthen its Jboss business unit.

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IBM’s Blue Cloud Distributes Load

Nov 16, 2007

IBM has published plans for its own network service for IT infrastructures under the "Blue Cloud" heading.

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Automated Linux Installation: System Imager 4.0.0

Nov 05, 2007

Version 4.0.0 of System Imager, a software for automating the installation of Linux computers and for software distribution has just been released.

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Thin Client Specialist Neoware Acquired by HP

Oct 09, 2007

Hewlett-Packard has now completed the acquisition of Neoware. The thin client computing and virtualization solution provider will add value to HP's Linux portfolio.

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Ubuntu: For Toast Just The Way You Like It

Sep 03, 2007

Linuxconf Europe 2007 kicked off this Sunday in Cambridge, UK. Unix user groups from Great Britain and other parts of Europe will be hosting lectures and workshops until September 5.

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Charly's Column The Sysadmin’s Daily Grind: Zsync

Oct 31, 2006

Zsync handles a special case: large volume download files that change frequently but not drastically. Charly shows how this handy file fetcher can save you time and bandwidth.

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BOINC Building distributed applications with BOINC

Sep 30, 2006

Grid computing lets little PCs work on big problems. You can use the grid system of the famous SETI@home project to build your own grid computing solutions.

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