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Zarafa Collaboration Platform Packaged for Ubuntu and Fedora

http://www.zarafa.com

Presenting New Community Distributions at FOSDEM’10, 6-7 February, Brussels, The final version of ZCP 6.40.0 release, scheduled to be launched in March 2010, will be available through the Canonical Partner repository for the popular Ubuntu distribution.

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Matt Asay joins Canonical as COO

http://blogs.computerworld.com

Asay's job will be make sure operational activities match up to the company's strategic goals and make sure that day-to-day operations go smoothly. He will also head up Canonical's marketing. Asay is extremely well known and respected in open-source business and technology circles. [However, Pamela Jones takes exception to Asay's defense of Microsoft in her NewsPicks comment on this story. - gus3]

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Ubuntu for Business: Canonical Makes Major Hire

http://www.thevarguy.com

Is Canonical serious about pushing Ubuntu into businesses? The company’s latest corporate move provides a clear answer. Indeed, Canonical has hired Matt Asay — one of the open source industry’s best-known names — as its new chief operating officer. The move comes amid a CEO shift and several major product initiatives at Canonical. Here are some perspectives.

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End of an era

http://mybroadband.co.za

The last chapter of Sun Microsystems has now been written.

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GNUmed 0.6.0 released

http://linuxmednews.com

Friends,

I'm glad to announce GNUmed 0.6.0. It's happened.

The big improvements are

- LaTeX based letter writing
- medication handling

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Canonical Hires Matt Asay As Chief Operating Officer

http://www.workswithu.com

I must concede: Sometimes I worry Canonical is trying to do too much too soon with Ubuntu. ... But just when I get really worried, the company makes a major move that impresses me. A case in point: Open source expert Matt Asay has joined Canonical as chief operating officer. It's a big move for Canonical, Ubuntu and Asay. Here's why.

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Nokia Goes Even More Open Source, Opens Symbian

http://www.linuxplanet.com

Nokia, the new steward of Qt, and Linux kernel contributor, says it has has completed the largest transition from proprietary code to open source in software history.

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Why Ubuntu server installations will surge in 2010

http://www.itworld.com

While desktop Ubuntu shines as the leader among Linux distributions, with analysts estimating their share up to 95 percent of the Linux desktop market, Ubuntu's server version lags.

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iFreeTablet, interview with Carlos de Castro

http://makemylogic.com

"...The good thing about free software is that everyone can contribute and change what he wants. We will benefit from applications that are developed and meet the criteria …"

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The Great Oracle Experiment

http://www.computerworlduk.com

For the first time, we get to see what happens when a company that has built up an immense global business empire on the basis of its proprietary software takes over some of the most important open source projects around. Does it destroy them through mutual incomprehension? Or is it *changed* by them, moving towards their approaches?

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What bothers me about the Ubuntu-Yahoo deal

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On Tuesday, Rick Spencer announced on the Ubuntu developers mailing list that Ubuntu has entered a revenue sharing deal with Yahoo! and will make Yahoo! the default search engine. Well, I believe the community should have been consulted.

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What's the Future of Linux and Solaris at Oracle?

http://www.serverwatch.com

"I love Linux. We're big supporters of Linux, [but] Solaris is an older and more capable operating system," Ellison said.

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Ubuntu Linux founder stepping down as CEO

http://www.zdnetasia.com

Ubuntu Linux backer Canonical is changing top management in an effort to become more operationally disciplined, with founder Mark Shuttleworth passing the chief executive job to Chief Operations Officer Jane Silber by Mar. 1.

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Ubuntu Could Profit From Both Yahoo, Google

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Talk about a careful balancing act involving Ubuntu. Canonical appears to have financial relationships with both Google and Yahoo. Here's how the relationships - involving Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) and Google Chrome OS - are shaping up. Plus, the potential financial implications for Canonical.

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Ubuntu: Enterprise Management Getting Easier?

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Are Ubuntu servers and desktops easy for enterprises to manage? Before you answer, consider some recent and upcoming moves involving Bomgar, Kaseya, Likewise Software, Groundwork Open Source and Canonical itself. Here are some observations.

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