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Red Hat's number one

http://blogs.computerworld.com

Microsoft will get the headlines tomorrow with the release of Windows 7, but, on the server side of life, Red Hat is quietly becoming the dominant player.

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Red Hat enjoys fruit of recession

http://www.channelregister.co.uk

Red Hat is still looking to expand beyond its traditional market of tech-savvy companies into a more mainstream world nearly a year after the open source vendor first declared its intentions to woo conservative customers away from rivals Microsoft and Oracle.

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Statistics: Web Grows, Apache Profits

http://www.linux-magazine.com

Web statistics specialist Netcraft measured over 230 million websites in its webserver survey for October 2009. Apache comprises about 60% of the 4.3 million or so new sites gained since September, corresponding to 2.6 million sites, according to Netcraft.

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Linux rising

http://www.expresscomputeronline.com

When we talk about the Linux market, it means different things to different people. While much of the industry in 2008 stagnated or even receded, Linux revenues grew 23.4% to touch $567 million. The top selling server OSs came from Red Hat and Novell.

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Signs show Linux moving into the driver's seat

http://news.zdnet.com

A steady stream of manufacturers are requesting Linux drivers for their hardware, suggesting growing adoption of Linux operating systems among enterprises.

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Is use of the GPL really decreasing?

http://www.itwire.com

Is it reasonable to raise the question "does X still matter?" when the X in question is in use among nearly two-thirds of the target users under discussion?

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Barriers to community growth

http://blogs.gnome.org

Most communities fail to reach critical mass because someone becomes interested in your project, and just bounces off it, because of some difficulties they meet when engaging you.

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Red Hat profit rises, bucks tech industry trend

http://www.reuters.com

Software company Red Hat Inc (RHT.N) reported a 7 percent rise in quarterly profit onWednesday, bucking an industry trend of declining earnings, as margins widened under the scrutiny of its cost-conscious CEO.

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Sun's Schwartz sees open sauce with everything

http://www.theinquirer.net

SUN SUPREMO Jonathan Schwartz has been telling the Times of India that open sauce is booming.

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Firefox nearly overtakes IE in Germany

http://www.earthtimes.org

Firefox, the open-source web browser, is close to overtaking the rival Microsoft product, Internet Explorer, in Germany, but Firefox still lags well behind in the rest of the world, according to market data Monday.

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OpenOffice.org: Adoption is Gaining Momentum

http://ooomarketing.blogspot.com

The workstations within academic computing labs and classrooms are increasingly occupied by open source software and open platforms.

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Red Hat plans more hiring after adding 600 employees

http://www.bizjournals.com

Despite the worst recession in decades, Linux giant Red Hat added 600 employees to its rolls during the 12 months that ended Feb. 28, and the Raleigh company anticipates more hiring going forward.

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Can we build a world with open source?

http://www.guardian.co.uk

We are often told that the best things in life are free, but few have ever tried to build it into a business model. Yet it is curious that while financial capitalism is in global meltdown, a completely different kind of entrepreneurial activity - call it commune-ism - is rising, from an admittedly low base.

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Will the economic downturn mean a free software upturn?

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com

So here we are, entering another year- and no doubt at some point during this year, more than one person will declare it the "year of the Linux desktop". Of course it won't happen and those who consider themselves free software opponents will soon let us know. Some things will never change. That said, is there any reason to suspect it might be different this year?

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Seven Predictions for Open Source in 2009

http://www.ddj.com

2008 was an eventful, breakthrough year for many open source companies, and 2009 will be even more so, especially in terms of business purchasing patterns, software business model shifts, and enterprise software stack evolution.

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