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Another "Linux is more secure than windows" Story

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We all know that Linux is vastly more secure than Windows no matter which way you slice it. So even when a nice highly publicized study shows the opposite, we take it with a grain of salt. But it never hurts to have one in our favor. A new study shows Linux more secure according to surveyed IT managers.

Red Hat is proud of Linux's success

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One of the most famous Linux distributions, Red Hat, has all the reasons to be proud because of the association with several European top companies that operate in the financial and insurance segments.

Tamil Nadu student bags IBM Linux prize

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Chennai, A Tamil Nadu student from India has been declared winner of IBM's Linux Scholar Challenge for 2004.

Mills: Microsoft Is Just "Saber-Rattling"

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The IBM exec says Big Blue's collaboration software is the real deal, whereas Redmond's efforts don't even come close.

Taking the Plunge into Linux

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Matt Leppard of the Bangkok Post describes his journey to using Linux as an alternative to Windows or Mac. He says, "You're probably wondering why in the world I've chosen to use Linux. Well, first it was out of curiosity. Having seen it in action, I really wanted to try it. And now that I have, I'll stick with it."

New Linux Distro Expected To Be a "Solaris Killer"

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A stealth start-up in Athens, Ohio whose name is Spliced Networks LLC is on the threshold of announcing a new Linux distribution that its young CTO John Buswell describes as "unlike anything currently on the market." It will supposedly eliminate "bloated package management," allowing for upgrades or rollbacks in less than 30 seconds. To compete, Red Hat, Novell and Mandrakesoft would reportedly have to "completely re-engineer their solutions away from RPM and other package management systems."

Torvalds looking for new Linux home

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Linux leader Linus Torvalds has begun looking for a new electronic home for his project's source code after a conflict involving the current management system, BitKeeper.

New Linux initiative targets Germany's financial sector

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German banks and insurance companies interested in implementing open-source Linux in their operations can click to a new portal for information about products, suppliers, applications and more.

Volvo Simulates Crashes with Linux

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Car company Volvo, which has been using supercomputers for vehicle crash test simulations for years, has selected IBM to build a powerful, new Linux supercomputer for its safety tests.

Red Hat scores another Linux victory

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Red Hat has announced several large European Linux installations, including a deal to implement more than 8,000 desktops for a major German insurance company.

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Koozali SME Server 8.2 Reaches End of Life on March 31, Upgrade to Koozali SME 9

Koozali Foundation, through Terry Fage, announced the availability of a final set of updates for the Koozali SME Server 8.2 operating system, which will reach end of life this week. Patching some of the reported bugs, the new packages released today for Koozali SME Server 8.2 are e-smith-ibays-2.2.0-16.el5.sme.noarch.rpm, e-smith-manager-2.2.0-14.el5.sme.noarch.rpm, smeserver-clamav-2.2.0-15.el5.sme.noarch.rpm, smeserver-locale-*-2.2.0-56.el5.sme.noarch.rpm, and smeserver-yum-2.2.0-26.el5.sme.noarch.rpm. Read more

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