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Dell to Factory-Install Red Hat Linux on Servers
Red Hat, Inc., and Dell Computer Corporation today extended their strategic alliance, with Dell committing to factory-install Red Hat Linux on all future and

red hat linux pc  to Factory-Install Red Hat Linux on Servers Event Summary RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 6, 1999--Red Hat, Inc., and Dell Computer Corporation today extended their strategic alliance with a worldwide service and support agreement and a commitment from Dell to factory-install Red Hat Linux on all future and currently shipping Dell PowerEdge server models. Dell, the number No. 2 PC server provider worldwide, was the first major systems vendor to factory-install Red Hat Linux on its

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Open Source and Linux, IT Services Software Evaluation Report

The model of IT services for Free and Open Source software (FOSS) helps identify the characteristics clients require from consultants, integrators, resellers, etc. to develop, support, migrate, and implement enterprise solutions or services that are based on, or are themselves, FOSS. In addition, it supports standard criteria important to enterprise Linux rollouts or migrations. 

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Dell and Red Hat Form Alliance


Dell and Red Hat have tightened their relationship, announcing new initiatives for products and services/support.

red hat linux pc  and Red Hat Form Alliance Dell and Red Hat Form Alliance R. Krause - July 7, 2000 Event Summary Dell and Red Hat Inc. announced the One Source Alliance to accelerate commercial adoption of the Linux operating system and to support businesses building Internet infrastructures. Linux is now one of three strategic operating systems Dell factory installs and supports globally, along with Microsoft Corp.'s Windows and Novell Inc.'s NetWare . Red Hat and Dell offer customers a pure play for Linux Read More

Red Hat’s Linux Domination Weakens


Red Hat still controls the Linux market, but now it’s getting some competition from SuSE, Caldera, and TurboLinux.

red hat linux pc  recently figures from IDC, Red Hat was still the #1 distributor of the Linux operating system in 1999 by a wide margin, with a 48% share of the copies shipped. Trailing Red Hat were German vendor SuSE with a 15% share, and Caldera Systems and TurboLinux with 10% each. (See Figure 1) Bringing up the rear were MandrakeSoft (4%) and Corel (1%). Figure 1. A potential area of concern for Red Hat is the sales growth of its next three competitors. From 1998 to 1999, the Linux market overall grew by 89% (by Read More

Linux at 25% of Server OS Market - Is Redmond Hearing Footsteps?


Linux has now grabbed 25% of the server operating system market share, passing Novell and knocking on Windows's door.

red hat linux pc  a Linux consolidation. Although Red Hat currently dominates the Linux market with a 65% market share, there are enough other distributors to make it confusing to the general market. Reduction of this confusion is the other key barrier to more widespread acceptance. User Recommendations This announcement should provide more reassurance for those customers who think they are fighting City Hall by selecting (or at least trying) Linux. Although Linux will almost certainly not duplicate the market shift that Read More

Corel and PC Chips to Accelerate Mass Desktop Deployment of Linux


Corel Corporation today announced its first major Linux(r) OEM alliance, which will see its Linux operating system, Corel(r) LINUX(r), bundled with every computer motherboard package shipped worldwide by the PC Chips group of companies.

red hat linux pc  the Linux market - Red Hat presently accounts for more than 65% of the licenses shipped (See TEC News Analysis article: Compaq Partners with Red Hat in Linux Support Deal , October 20th, 1999), but Corel should take away some of that, as well as from the smaller players. In general, this will be short-term good for Linux, since this will attract more users. For the mid-to-long term, there will be more market uncertainty, especially once the inevitable consolidation starts and the survivors focus more Read More

Symix Systems’ Slips Into Red During Its E-Commerce Transition


On April 20, Symix Systems, Inc. announced financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended March 31, 2000. The operating loss is attributed to the Company's continuing investment in its e-business operations, and the delayed rebound of the traditional enterprise systems market following the Y2K-caused slowdown.

red hat linux pc  Systems’ Slips Into Red During Its E-Commerce Transition Symix Systems' Slips Into Red During Its E-Commerce Transition P.J. Jakovljevic - June 7, 2000 Event Summary As reported in the press release on the company's Web site, on April 20, Symix Systems, Inc. announced financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended March 31, 2000. While total revenue for the quarter was comparable to that reported for the same period last year, the Company has realized an operating loss of $1.2 Read More

Software Vendor Red Flags


So you’re well on your way in terms of deploying the enterprise software. With great care and diligent planning you have assembled your team and despite your best efforts in securing resources and communicating schedules and responsibilities your Project Schedule is falling behind. You wonder if only I had selected the other vendor I wouldn’t have to be preparing this project update for first

red hat linux pc  Vendor Red Flags So you’re well on your way in terms of deploying the enterprise software. With great care and diligent planning you have assembled your team and despite your best efforts in securing resources and communicating schedules and responsibilities your Project Schedule is falling behind. You wonder if only I had selected the other vendor I wouldn’t have to be preparing this project update for first thing tomorrow morning. There are always issues which don’t come up in the Read More

Compaq Partners with Red Hat in Linux Support Deal


Compaq Computer Corp. and Red Hat, Inc. announced that Compaq will provide call center support for the Red Hat Linux operating system.

red hat linux pc  Partners with Red Hat in Linux Support Deal Compaq Partners with Red Hat in Linux Support Deal R.A. Krause - October 20th, 1999 Event Summary October 18, 1999 Red Hat (R), Inc., the leading provider of open source Linux-based operating system (OS) solutions (>65% of market) and Compaq Computer Corp. today expanded their strategic partnership to provide call center support for worldwide users of the Official Red Hat Linux OS. Under the agreement, Compaq's Customer Services organization, which serves Read More

Fixing Security Backdoors: Red Hat 1, Microsoft 0


April is the cruelest month for operating system security holes. Red Hat posted a fix within six hours, but Microsoft leaves us… still waiting!

red hat linux pc  Security Backdoors: Red Hat 1, Microsoft 0 Fixing Security Backdoors: Red Hat 1, Microsoft 0 C. McNulty - May 9, 2000 Event Summary On 25 April 2000, MSNBC reported that Internet Security Solutions had identified a security back door in Red Hat Linux 6.2. The backdoor involves an extra , but undocumented, administrative password that allows users to run rogue programs on a Red Hat server via a Web-based administrator's interface. To its credit, Red Hat responded and posted a fix within six hours Read More

Methods of Linux Bare-metal Restore and Disaster Recovery


When it comes to disaster recovery (DR) software, companies should think of it as an insurance policy—not just software that recovers lost data. Being prepared for disaster makes good business sense, but oddly enough, few companies are. Because Linux distributions don’t include DR tools, companies must look to a file-based recovery solution that can recover the entire system and eliminate the need to rebuild.

red hat linux pc  recovers lost data. Being prepared for disaster makes good business sense, but oddly enough, few companies are. Because Linux distributions don’t include DR tools, companies must look to a file-based recovery solution that can recover the entire system and eliminate the need to rebuild. Read More

HP DeskJet, LaserJet, PhotoSmart, OmniBook, Jornada, Business Desktop PC and JetDirect Divisions to Support Bluetooth


HP is leading the way by taking action and implementing Bluetooth technology into a wide array of product offerings.

red hat linux pc  ease of use and reducing wiring headaches. The concept has been termed Personal Area Network or PAN. Hewlett Packard will integrate Bluetooth technology into its printing division, consisting of the DeskJet, the LaserJet and JetDirect cards, in addition to the palm-top Jornada, the OmniBook laptop offering and the business line desktops consisting of the Vectra and Kayak lines. User Recommendations The consumer and business markets have heard a lot of hype in regards to Bluetooth, and now it seems to be Read More

Voice over IP Manageability


The average personal computer (PC) costs an enterprise $10,000 (USD) per year to own and maintain—five times the purchase price of the hardware and software! Is it possible to reduce the total cost of ownership (TCO) of technology platforms? Voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) manageability can be a crucial step in self-provisioning users and unburdening valuable network professionals.

red hat linux pc  if you want to reduce the total cost of ownership (TCO) of a technology platform operated by end users, you must address the human resources required to operate, manage, maintain, and support it. Manageability is paramount. Voice over IP is a case in point. The fundamental concept is to stop maintaining two parallel networks for voice and data and instead have a single, converged infrastructure that leverages sunk investments, exploits economies of scale, and streamlines administration and management. A Read More

Infor LN ERP Gets Open Source and Cloud Underpinnings


At the recent Red Hat Summit 2014, Infor announced a joint collaboration with Red Hat, a leading provider of open source solutions, and EnterpriseDB, a PostgreSQL database company, to make Infor LN ERP available on a total open technology stack.

red hat linux pc  Infor at the recent Red Hat Summit 2014 announced a joint collaboration with Red Hat, a leading provider of open source solutions, and EnterpriseDB , a PostgreSQL database company, to make Infor LN ERP available on a total open technology stack. Infor LN is a comprehensive enterprise resource planning (ERP) application for large and midsize complex manufacturers delivered on a technology platform that was designed to give IT departments the flexibility to choose the right operating system and database to Read More

Baan Sinks Deeper into Red Quicksand


On May 3, analysts suggested that Dutch business applications maker Baan faces a takeover bid or a break-up, after the latest tumble in the troubled firm's stock price. Earlier, on April 20, the struggling vendor reported its seventh consecutive quarterly loss, with a first-quarter figure worse than a year ago despite gains from divestments.

red hat linux pc  Sinks Deeper into Red Quicksand Baan Sinks Deeper into Red Quicksand P.J. Jakovljevic - May 25, 2000 Event Summary On May 3, analysts suggested that Dutch business applications maker Baan faces a takeover bid or a break-up, after the latest tumble in the troubled firm's stock price. Baan shares fell as much as 34% in morning trading, taking their year-to-date slide to 85%. Analysts suggested that the decline might threaten a $135 million debt-for-equity swap with Bear Stearns, which, with a series of Read More

Informix Holds Fire Sale on Linux Database


Informix announced its continued commitment and investment to the Linux community with the release of Foundation.2000 and Cloudscape 3.0 on Linux.

red hat linux pc  Informix Internet Foundation.2000, Cloudscape, Redbrick and Extended Parallel Server (XPS) at LinuxWorld 2000. Informix also announced special price promotions for Foundation.2000, Intel Architecture on Linux, and demonstrated the first Linux-based web-warehousing solution. Customers have a variety of purchase options. A single developer user license for Foundation.2000 Intel Architecture on Linux is priced at $199. The pricing for a single CPU version of Informix Internet Foundation.2000 Intel Read More