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Oracle forms new 'axis of evil' against open source, claims Adobe

http://www.theregister.co.uk

Oracle has replaced Microsoft as the FOSS community’s number one enemy, according to Adobe System’s open source boss. David McAllister, the Flash and Photoshop maker’s open source and standards director, said in a blog post yesterday that the implosion of the OpenSolaris Governing Board highlighted how “the axis of evil has shifted south about 850 miles or so”.

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Red Hat takeover talk heats up ahead of press conference

http://localtechwire.com

Someday, rumors that Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) will be bought out by a larger rival, will come true. Is that day at hand?

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A Win-Lin situation: moving a small office over to Linux

http://www.itwire.com

Michael Pope is a pragmatic person by nature - a developer who, before he sets out on a task, takes sufficient care to create a soft-landing in case it is needed. Hence, when he was asked by his employer to convert a small accounting firm from Windows to Linux, it is not surprising that his methods embodied his whole approach to things.

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Free Software, Real Profits

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Socially responsible investing begs the question: Is it financially viable? The same question arises with regard to free, or open source, software. Free software is clearly beneficial to society, but is it good for business?

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6 of the Best Free Linux Customer Service Trouble Ticketing Software

http://www.linuxlinks.com

A customer service trouble ticketing (or help desk) is an information and assistance resource that helps the resolution of computer related problems.

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Support of Red Hat Enterprise Linux extended by 3 years

http://www.h-online.com

As part of its "Extended Life Cycle Support" package, Red Hat will update selected components of RHEL for a further 3 years

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Does Intel Buying McAfee Have Any Impact On Open Source

http://www.networkworld.com

The big news in tech today is of course Intel buying McAfee, in a deal valued at about 7.7 billion dollars. I think this deal is all about mobile devices and mobile computing security. I think Intel has made a huge misstep here and the reason maybe they don't understand open source software.

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What to Look for in Open Source Systems Management Products

http://www.enterprisenetworkingplanet.com

You could call them the "Little 4," a play on the "Big 4" systems management companies: BMC, CA Technologies, HP, and IBM.

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Aquia releases Drupal Commons open source social software suite

http://www.fiercecontentmanagement.com

Aquia released the first fully-functional open source social software suite this week. It is built on the Drupal platform and is expected to compete with established, proprietary Enterprise 2.0 software vendors.

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Oracle dooms its prospects in open source business

http://www.zdnet.com

Oracle’s ill-advised patent infringement case against Google will backfire, and hurt its prospects in the growing open source business market. That, according to Ubuntu creator and Linux giant Mark Shuttleworth, is the natural outcome of Oracle’s case against the Linux-based Android operating system.

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Red Hat Pursuing Certification For RHEL 6

http://www.informationweek.com

Common Criteria certification for the vendor's Linux OS and virtualization would pave the way for its use in private government clouds.

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11 Apache Technologies for the Enterprise

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The Apache Software Foundation, best known for the self-named popular open source Web server, has a variety of other technology that can help enterprises with databases, search, development, and more. Here’s an overview of the best.

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Novell and Markus Rex: Reinventing An Empire

http://www.linuxjournal.com

In the 1990's Novell's NetWare dominated the networking industry with over 70% of the global market share. Their technical certifications were the industry's gold standard and offered titles such as Certified Novell Engineer, Master Certified Novell Engineer, Certified Novell Directory Engineer, and Novell Administrator.

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Compliance specialist Palamida joins the Linux Foundation

http://www.palamida.com

The Linux Foundation has announced that compliance and IP management specialist Palamida has become its newest member. Palamida will collaborate on and contribute to the non-profit organisation's new Open Compliance Program

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Open Source Software Soaring to Success

http://www.serverwatch.com

Linux server operating system vendors like Red Hat and even Novell could be heading for bumper sales over the next 12 months. Almost 40 percent of organizations are planning on migrating mission-critical workloads to open source software in that time frame.

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