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Why Open Source?

http://www.linuxinsider.com

The question "Why open source?" really encompasses two questions for the enterprise to consider: "Why use open source software?" and "Why should I develop my software in a community-based, open source way?"

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Collabora Joins Linux Foundation

http://www.linuxfoundation.org

Collabora’s team of open source development veterans will contribute to MeeGo project

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Free and Open Source Project Management Software

http://www.junauza.com

Free and Open Source Project Management Software: A project management software is a program that can help apply knowledge, techniques, skills, and tools for planning and controlling resources, costs and schedules to meet the requirements of a particular project. It includes integrated functions such as calendars, charts, budget management, scheduling, and quality management and documentation.

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Build It And They Will Come

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Case study for purchasing and installing a new Linux cluster in a Windows office.

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How to get Linux in your office

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With Linux and free software making a name for itself in the world of big business, many more people are testing the feasibility of switching small and home office software to their open source equivalents.

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Is Oracle Quietly Killing OpenOffice?

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Many are wondering what is going to happen to the many Sun projects, with the Java stream being probably the only thing not in some cloud of possible excision from living efforts.

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CUBRID Joins Linux Foundation

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The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that CUBRID is its newest member.

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Linux Remains a Recession Proof Niche

http://reallylinux.com

In this article, Andrea explores some of the most recent Linux job postings and determines that Linux is a very good niche to be in during these economically strange times.

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Oracle Pushes Linux -- Full Force

http://www.serverwatch.com

Based on Oracle's recent actions, it seems the company is hell-bent on driving as many of its potential customers as possible away from the UNIX offerings it acquired from Sun and into the arms of Red Hat and other enterprise Linux vendors.

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BM: Open Source's Friend? Not So Much Now

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[…] IBM has sent a nastygram to the company TurboHercules, with a “non-exhaustive” list of US patents that it believes “will be infringed” by TurboHercules' code.

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Canonical: Making Ubuntu Progress with Oracle?

http://www.workswithu.com

I'm not suggesting that a blockbuster Canonical-Oracle relationship is set to emerge. But there are indications that Canonical continues to make some Ubuntu progress with MySQL - the open source database now owned by Oracle. Here's some of the anecdotal information I've heard.

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Ubuntu: Showing Signs of Server Momentum?

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As Ubuntu 10.04's debut approaches in April 2010, the hype has started: Plenty of folks are writing the usual Ubuntu vs. Windows or Ubuntu vs. Mac OS X stories. But another theme is emerging, and it involves Canonical's Ubuntu Server Edition and Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud (UEC) strategies - both of which are showing some momentum. Here's why.

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Building on a Linux brand

http://www.itpro.co.uk

Red Hat is a perfect example of how open source firms need to trade on their reputation, not just their product.

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Cloudy with a chance of Linux: Canonical aims to cash in

http://arstechnica.com

As Ubuntu's presence in the server space grows, it is showing up in some unexpected places. Weta Digital, the New Zealand company that did the special effects for Lord of the Rings and some of the 3D rendering for Avatar, reportedly runs Ubuntu on its 35,000-core render farm and virtually all of its desktop computers.

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How Red Hat Made Money in 2010

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The past twelve months have been good for Linux vendor Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) as the company grew revenues and income while expanding its product offerings in the cloud and virtualization space. But how did Red Hat grow while others staggered?

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