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How far can open source CRM get?

http://blogs.zdnet.com

It’s a tough road. Customer Relationship Management is more than mission-critical. The title describes your business right there.

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Open-Xchange Gives Feature Boost to Collaboration Server

http://www.informationweek.com

Open-Xchange, Inc. today announced a comprehensive feature update for Open-Xchange Server 5. The upgrade adds more than 50 usability improvements to the Linux-based collaboration suite.

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SimplyMEPIS 6.5 - A Review

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"The most recent release from the MEPIS crew is SimplyMEPIS 6.5, which was released on April 4th, 2007. In all of my Linux and various distribution readings, I rarely hear about MEPIS; however, it is clearly popular as the MEPIS distribution has consistently been in the top 8 on the DistroWatch rankings dating back to 2004."

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Linux configure PPTP VPN client for Microsoft PPTP VPN server

http://www.cyberciti.biz

With this tip you will be able to work from home using VPN and that too from Linux / FreeBSD system for the proprietary Microsoft Point-to-Point vpn server.

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Mindquarry digs into OSS project management

http://www.tectonic.co.za

Mindquarry 1.1 is the latest release of this open source collaboration and project management tool backed by SAP co-founder Hasso Plattner.

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MySQL: A star-studded customer list, but is it 'mature' software?

http://www.linuxworld.com

The easy-to-administer database is a developer favorite and a required ingredient for Web 2.0 start-ups. But MySQL still isn't breaking into the glass house.

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Two new alternatives for the enterprise desktop

http://www.linux.com

Today enterprise users have two new choices in desktop distributions. Mandriva Corporate Desktop 4.0 is an all-new version of Mandriva's enterprise workstation, while White Box Enterprise Linux 4 Respin 2 incorporates the recent OpenOffice.org and OpenOffice.org 2 updates.

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Lotus Notes to keep spot in e-mail hierarchy

http://www.linuxworld.com

Despite an upsurge in open-source and hosted competitors, IBM's Lotus Notes corporate e-mail client software and Domino e-mail server is expected to maintain its second banana status behind Microsoft Outlook and Exchange through at least 2011.

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SUSE Linux to speed up real-time trading

http://www.linux-watch.com

Novell this week announced that it has entered into an agreement with server and storage switch vendor Voltaire on a joint software package -- featuring real-time SUSE Linux -- that improves performance of real-time trading applications in the financial markets.

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Linux becomes mature and achieves excellence

http://english.people.com.cn

In recent years, the world's leading software and hardware providers such as IBM and Intel are rushing to do compatibility testing and quality authentication with China's local Linux products. It indicates that China's brand of Linux has become established [...]

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With open source, it's all about the people

http://www.linux.com

Jack Dorsey wants to change the way people communicate on the Internet. Are you used to updating your blog once every 24 hours? If Dorsey has his way, you'll soon be thinking about lots of tiny blog posts from wherever you are, whenever you want.

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What's Open Source Worth on Wall Street?

http://technewsworld.com

The open source model, as Red Hat has proven, can be extremely profitable," says Kevin Harvey, a general partner at Benchmark Capital, and MySQL's chairman. "It's not a story of profits at first; it's a story of profits you'll generate as you grow." MySQL would like to see considerably more growth, even before selling stock to the public.

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CRM Systems: Flexing Muscles in the Open Source CRM Ring

http://linuxinsider.com

After seven years of slowly building its business, Centric CRM is suddenly on a roll. Earlier this month, Centric -- an open source software development company -- announced that it had received an infusion of investment funding from Intel Capital, the venture capital arm of technology titan Intel.

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What's Open Source Worth on Wall Street?

http://www.linuxinsider.com

"The open source model, as Red Hat has proven, can be extremely profitable," says Kevin Harvey, a general partner at Benchmark Capital, and MySQL's chairman. "It's not a story of profits at first; it's a story of profits you'll generate as you grow." MySQL would like to see considerably more growth, even before selling stock to the public.

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Comedy at the British Open Source Consortium

http://blogs.zdnet.com

"The BBC wants to release a product that would allow users to view BBC programs on their PC. Initially, this will be Windows-only for the same reasons 99% of third-party software OEMs target Windows first before providing support for other operating systems (if at all)."

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