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Red Hat's $1B milestone notable but chump change vis-a-vis overall Linux industry

The Linux Foundation's exec director saluted Linux distribution leader Red Hat for reaching $1 billion in revenues but pointed out that the overall Linux industry is worth many, many billions today.In a recent post, LF Director Jim Zemlin said the "collective investment" in Linux, at $10 billion, is freely available and that the resulting "network effect" has generated billions of Linux users and billions of dollars transacted on Linux systems daily.

April 3, 2012 by

More About the Acer Aspire One 522

Following up on an excellent tip given in a comment to my previous post (thanks sahilahuja), and after quite a bit of browsing and reading, I have quite a bit of interesting new information about the Acer Aspire One 522. First, and most important, it turns out that the problem with it hanging on Linux boot has something to do with the wired and wireless network interfaces, and not getting them initialized correctly.

February 18, 2012 by

Western Digital gets to business with NAS

Its first foray into the small business Network Attached Storage (NAS) market, Western Digital's new WD Sentinel DX4000 stands out mainly by virtue of its use of Windows Server 2008 R2 Essentials rather than Linux, as on most other NAS boxes.The hardware is pretty unremarkable, Western Digital opting for a dual-core Intel D525 Atom to drive its appliance supported by 2GB of DDR3 RAM.

December 22, 2011

HP announces 3Par integration

HP has demonstrated its first range of integrated HP and 3Par systems and announced three other appliances for the enterprise.HP's storage provisioning manager software and the HP X9300 network storage gateway — based on technology from Ibrix which HP acquired in 2009 — now support 3Par hardware, HP announced on Tuesday.

March 2, 2011 by

JouleX network power manager gets facelift, smartphone link

Atlanta-based power management technology company JouleX, which sells an agentless network energy manager by the same name, has updated its software (JouleX Energy Manager version 2.5) to offer better integrate with VMware and better support for Linux and Macintosh client computers.

January 11, 2011 by

Insert festive podcast here

When Linux finally got a look in from the Australian Taxation Office did you fall over? Did you think the National Broadband Network business plan proved its worth? Do you think we'll ever be able to keep our account number when changing banks? And how about that OpenBSD FBI backdoor?

December 22, 2010

Vyatta 3500 network appliances

Vyatta just launched the Vyatta 3500 network appliances that cost-sensitive organizations are likely to find quite interesting. They are built upon the foundation of Vyatta's open source network virtualization and security technology and Intel's latest technology and are designed to go up against products offered by the big boys in this industry, Cisco and Juniper Networks.

January 5, 2010 by

Linux group buys up 22 patents

The Open Invention Network - an IP company created to protect Linux from patent lawsuits - has purchased 22 patents formerly owned by Microsoft and which appear to impact Linux, The Wall Street Journal reports.The group purchased the patents from Allied Security Trust - a consortium of companies, including Verizon, HP and Cisco, created to buy up patents in a self-defensive move.

September 8, 2009 by

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