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Red Hat's CEO prefers to lay low on GPLv3

Red Hat reported its fiscal fourth quarter earnings on Thursday and delivered a few interesting tidbits on the conference call. Stephen Shankland has the financials covered so let's go right to the takeaways from the SeekingAlpha transcript: 1.

March 29, 2007 by


Dell will build you a 'kit car' for your data center

Dell has been building custom designed servers for customers that are creating new data center architectures in an attempt to cut cooling costs. Forrest Norrod, vice president and general manager data center solutions, said in an interview that Dell is custom designing gear for a handful of customers "willing to try different things.

March 29, 2007 by


San Francisco Giants score with new HD scoreboard

San Francisco Giants' CIO, Bill Schlough, shows me baseball's second largest high-definition monitor. The Mitsubishi Diamond Vision HD (720p) screen at the Giants' AT&T Park has more than 3 million LEDs and stands 103 feet wide and about 31 feet wide.

March 29, 2007 by Dan Farber


Dell: We've got accounting problems

Dell said it will delay its annual report as it has found "a number of accounting errors, evidence of misconduct, and deficiencies in the financial control environment."The delayed report with the Securities and Exchange Commission is the latest in a series of issues facing Dell.

March 29, 2007 by