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Be Announces Software Licensing Agreement With Compaq
Compaq will pre-install BeOS on its Internet appliance equipment currently under development.

red hat purchase  two years, especially if Red Hat buys Be, Inc, as has been recently rumored. However, users who stand to gain from BeOS's strengths in running Internet appliances and audio/video applications should still consider it, and should view this announcement positively because, as mentioned above, BeOS now has the support of a major player.

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Merchandising Systems

Merchandising systems are the enterprise back and front-office software solutions upon which the majority of retailers rely to manage and support their daily tasks. These systems typically record product performance, which allows buyers to purchase merchandise according to that information and to make accurate merchandise decisions. Moreover, retail systems have capabilities for tracking inventory, capturing sales data, and managing retail prices. 

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Alternative Software Support and Maintenance Options


Smart companies are investigating all possible software support and maintenance (S&M) options. Alternative software S&M is not for all businesses, but it seems a logical option for technologically conservative (and savvy) companies that do not need all the available upgrades.

red hat purchase  it will seriously undercut Red Hat 's maintenance and support prices for Linux shows how tempting a competitive weapon such as a discounted S&M program can be. Nonetheless, it is a sword that cuts both ways, and by preying on competitors' install bases, vendors hereby stand convicted of a sort of double standard: while these vendors would not want to fall victim to such a ploy, they have no problem using this tactic against the competition. Given the expression what is good for the goose is good for the Read More

Come See the Softer Side of Linux?


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red hat purchase  server series, with the Red Hat 6.1Linux operating system and an enhanced version of the Apache Web server that can offer a 70 percent performance improvement, said Greg Estes, vice president of broadband and Internet products. The SGI offering is intended to be easier to use out of the box for Internet businesses, Estes said. In addition to Linux and Apache, Internet Server has other open source software and tools bundled on the server, plus an intrusion detection system from TripWire. Internet server Read More

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red hat purchase  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

Desktop PCs: Meet the New Boss, Same as the Old Boss… (Dell)


This year, the market can be summed up as 3D: Dell Direct Desktop. In comparison, Compaq and IBM are looking a little flat.

red hat purchase  some (Dell) even offer Red Hat Linux preinstalled. However, this trend will only catch fire when there are critical applications available for Linux - not just MS Office compliant suites, such as Sun's StarOffice. Leading office suites available for Linux include StarOffice and Corel's WordPerfect Office 2000. IBM's Lotus Development Corporation, after the disappointing results for its Java-centric eSuite, has been reluctant to enter these waters. However, given IBM's heavy leanings toward Linux in its Read More

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red hat purchase  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

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red hat purchase  one thing, customers are empowered with crucial intelligence that influences their purchase decisions. Proactively managing this buyer’s journey can be likened to navigating a treacherous river. Success in completing a journey through this river requires that companies make the right decisions across each phase of the buyer’s journey. This infographic shows you how. Read More

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red hat purchase  You Not' with CPUs Red Hat Plays Love You, Love You Not with CPUs R. Krause - December 21, 2000 Event Summary [Source: Red Hat, CNET, et al.] November 27, 2000 Red Hat Inc. announced the release of Red Hat Alpha Deluxe , its Linux version that will run on computers powered by Compaq Computer Corporation's Alpha processor. Compaq will pre-install Alpha Deluxe on its AlphaServer DS and ES lines, as well as its Alpha-based workstations. In addition to being customized for Alpha, it will utilize the Read More

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red hat purchase  improved internal discipline, has reduced our inventory by 60 percent, causing our storage and shipping costs to also reduce by 60 percent, says Fraser. The return on investment has been unbelievable. Along with purchase-order constraints, Kyocera Mita Australia must also keep a stocking commitment. At the beginning of each month, the company can only have one-month's stock on hand with a grace period of another month — a maximum of two-month's stock. Constantly aiming to improve, the forecasting Read More