FSF Settles with Cisco over Licensing

May 21, 2009

In December 2008, the Free Software Foundation (FSF) filed a lawsuit against network giant Cisco, claiming that its subsidiary Linksys had multiple violations of the GPL. The two parties have now reached an agreement.

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Network Management Intro Flexible tools for configuring and managing your systems

Apr 01, 2009

Professional admins with tightening IT budgets are always looking for new tools that will help them do more with less. This month we feature some popular open source applications for deploying, configuring, updating, and monitoring software and systems on the network.

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Cfengine 3 Managing the network with Cfengine

Apr 01, 2009

Automate admin tasks with the powerful Cfengine framework.

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Gwibber Microblogging with Gwibber

Jan 01, 2009

Individually updating all your accounts on multiple social networks or microblogging services can be a hassle. If you want to streamline your social networking, get Gwibber.

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PXE Boot Network boot with PXE

Nov 12, 2008

PXE lets you start your computer by downloading a boot image from the network. We’ll show you how to use PXE to install Linux.

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Identity Management from Sun: OpenSSO Enterprise

Oct 03, 2008

Sun Microsystems provides its own solution for identity management called OpenSSO. The software is available free as Open Source and becomes a Sun product with added support and services.

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Unison's Unified Communications Server Ready

Sep 15, 2008

Unison is offering the first commercial version of it's software product combining telephony, e-mail, address book, calendar and instant messaging.

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Open Source Software Works Around China's "Great Firewall"

Aug 04, 2008

Journalists at the Olympic Games 2008 in Peking report that they do not have unrestricted Internet access. The GPL'd OpenVPN software can easily work around censorship of this kind.

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