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SYS-CON Media (press release)Utah Jury Confirms Novell Has Ownership of Unix CopyrightsAdvertiser TalkToday the jury in the District Court of Utah trial between SCO Group and Novell issued a verdict determining the ownership of important Unix copyrights. ...Zeichick's Take: The jury has spoken, but SCO is still hereSDTimes.comThe end, finally, at last, hopefully? Jury finds Novell retained UNIX copyrightsBetaNewsA further note about SCO v. NovellZDNet (blog)Las Vegas Sun -InformationWeek -SYS-CON Media (press release)all 8 news articles »
You don't know tech: The InfoWorld news quizSan Francisco ChronicleA jury has made a ruling in the interminable SCO/Novell legal battle over who owns Unix. What did it decide? 9. Amazingly, some companies still pick April ...and more »
Geek Tool: KeySnail Adds Emacs Editing to FirefoxWashington PostThe keystrokes are based on Emacs, a somewhat complicated but powerful text editor for Unix-based systems such as Linux. Some commands allow for rapidly ...and more »
HP Aims for IBM, Sun CustomerseWeekHewlett-Packard is rolling out products aimed at attracting IBM and Sun Unix customers to HP-UX running on the company's Itanium-based Integrity systems. ...CORRECTING and REPLACING More Companies Choosing HP Over Sun and IBM for ...MarketWatch (press release)all 24 news articles »
Dell Launches New "Powerhouse" PowerEdge ServersTMCnetThe new PowerEdge servers include, the PowerEdge R910, an ideal platform for RISC/UNIX migrations, large database deployments and server virtualization ...Dell launches new Intel Nehalem EX servers; AMD Opteron additionZDNet (blog)Dell Refreshes Server Lineup with X7500-Powered SolutionsSoftpediaDell refreshes server lineARNnetDesktop Review -Hypervisor (blog)all 28 news articles »
TopNews United StatesNovell wins again - the SCO Group didn't own UNIX copyrightsZDNet (blog)Although I'm no attorney, I never was able to understand the SCO Group's theory that Linux was UNIX since the two were developed at different times by ...What's next for Novell now that it owns Unix?InfoWorldRPT-UPDATE 1-Novell: Court says it owns Unix copyrightsReutersSCO Group loses appeal; Novell owns Unix copyrightsSan Jose Mercury NewsBusinessWeek -TopNews United States -Redmond Channel Partner (blog)all 306 news articles »
Ars TechnicaJury deliberating UNIX ownership in ongoing SCO trialArs TechnicaThey are tasked with deciding whether the UNIX SVRX copyrights were transferred from Novell to SCO in a 1995 asset purchase agreement. ...SCO UNIX Claims Could Be Decided This Week - Or Not.InternetNews.com (blog)SCO Novell Jury Decision PendingInformationWeekIs this the end for SCO?Computerworld (blog)all 6 news articles »
NETGEAR introduces readynas for 'nix and UNIXBlastRALUS extends the Backup Exec technology of Symantec beyond Windows and Netware to Linux and Unix Systems. This helps meet the backup and storage needs of ...
IDC outs the worst quarter in server historyRegisterAnd now the question is will this be the new normal as mainframe and Unix boxes get prices slashed to compete with every more powerful x64 boxes. ...Sales of computer servers fall 30 percentSan Jose Mercury NewsComputer server sales plunge in second quarter, researcher saysAustin American-StatesmanServer Market Deceleration Continues in Second Quarter, But Signs ...ReutersTG Daily -Reutersall 106 news articles »
BridgeWays Extends Cross-Platform Opportunities to the Microsoft ...PRLog.Org (press release)BridgeWays partners can now address cross platform virtualization, database, application, communication, and Web server management on Windows, Unix and ...and more »
ComputerworldApple's Snow Leopard Completely Blows It VirtuallyZDNet BlogsThis is sad, really, when you consider how good an operating system Mac OS X really is, in that it is the only UNIX-based OS that really could have had any ...Snow Leopard Malware Targets Apple UsersTheAppleBlogSnow Leopard's Anti-MalwareWashington PostShould Google kill the Chrome OS?ComputerworldPC Advisor -The Money Times -OS Newsall 822 news articles »
New Zealand HeraldSCO Group wins Unix copyright appealCNET NewsA skeptical federal judge earlier had ruled that Novell had retained Unix copyrights when it sold its Unix business to the Santa Cruz Operation, ...Novell, SCO ready for another day in court over Unix fightComputerworldSCO Wins Unix AppealInformationWeekCourt Revives UNIX Copyright DisputeCourthouse News ServiceABA Journal -InternetNews.com -Computerworldall 290 news articles »
eWeekKDE release adds 2000 featureseWeekThe KDE Community released the 4.3 version of its popular Linux/UNIX desktop environment, representing more than 63000 code changes by 700 contributors, ...
Dig Into Unix: Sed and AwkTheAppleBlogTime again to pop a shell and dig into the deep, geeky Unix internals of OS X with Dig Into Unix. Today we are going to look at two top-shelf power tools ...
Verizon Business, Symark Craft Government BundleChannel InsiderPowerSeries focuses on password management and provisioning within heterogeneous UNIX and Linux environments. It also helps extend ActiveDirectory access ...Verizon Business adds Symark products to security inventoryTrading Markets (press release)Verizon Business to Help Federal Agencies Manage Security Risk ...PR Newswire (press release)Verizon Business enhances security services portfolioTelecompaperPC World -SmartBriefall 28 news articles »
Avoid Email Threats and Spam with Secure Email HostingHostReview.com (press release)Back in 1988 university student Robert Norris released an internet worm which was able to exploit vulnerabilities in the UNIX operating system. ...and more »
C++ Analyst Programmer/Senior Analyst - C++, Unix, FIX (S20)iT News... though will work as part of a team, taking ownership of a task, until its completion. 3 years of C projects preferably in a Unix/Linux environment.
On Bugs, Viruses, Malware and LinuxTechNewsWorld"Unix's architecture is fundamentally different from Windows, especially the defaults for how access to important system resources is granted. ...and more »
Linux Notebooks Selling Well On Amazon GermanySlashdot... of low-end notebooks, as well as data showing that the Linux-powered and Unix-powered computers topped Amazon's sales charts in all categories for 2007. ...
Customer Satisfaction EngineerCMSWireDebugging and appropriate debugging tools usage skills in general TCP/IP networking, UNIX and/or Windows XP/Vista Operating system, HTTP protocol and ...
SYS-CON Media (press release)Leading Integrator of Mixed Networks Sets Sights on Cross-Platform ...SYS-CON Media (press release)The company improves security, interoperability, and operational efficiency by integrating Linux, Unix and Mac systems with Microsoft Active Directory. ...and more »
Terminal fun: Games and more...MacFixIt (subscription)The OS X terminal has a variety of fun UNIX commands and resources that have been programmed in over the years. These include small databases of information ...
BRU Server 2.0 Backup Software Sports Redesigned InterfacePC WorldBRU Server is a client/server backup system designed to support Mac OS X, Windows, Linux, Unix, Solaris and Irix operating systems. ...TOLIS Group Announces Their New BRU Server 2.0 Backup SoftwareBusiness Wire (press release)all 10 news articles »
CXOToday.comIBM to ship servers with next-gen chips H1 2010ReutersN) is set to begin shipping new UNIX servers using next-generation microprocessors called POWER7 in the first half of 2010, in an attempt to win more ...Big Blue readies Power7 Unix serversTG DailyIBM Expects On-Time Arrival for Power7 ChipNew York Times BlogsIBM outlines Power7 chip planZDNet UKRegister -Poughkeepsie Journal -PR Newswire (press release)all 59 news articles »
Associate Portfolio Manager – High Frequency EquityCFO.com MagazineProficiency in C++ under UNIX/Linux required. Prior experience with HF/intraday trading preferred. Position based in Greenwich CT; New York a possibility. ...
Free Operating Systems That Aren't LinuxInformationWeekDerived from the UNIX mainline by University of California, Berkeley researchers in the 1970s, BSD (short for Berkeley Software Distribution) has since ...
Unix System AdministratorРусская РекламаPointe Technology Group is currently looking for a Unix Administrator. The position is a contract to hire position located in Woodlawn, MD. ...
New York TimesRiversimple, an Open-Source Fuel Cell VehicleNew York TimesRiversimple wants people to contribute to the design in the same way computer programmers help build Unix. According to 40 Fires, designs will be made ...
Comparing Unix versions: AIX, HP-UX and SolarisSearchDataCenter.comIn my last tip, I compiled a list of the top 50 Unix commands. Each of the commands I discussed are available on the top three Unix variants: Solaris, ...
Unix Wizdumb: Clean up empty "in use" files with "cat /dev/null"ITworld.comThis kind of problem can occur because processes can create and hold an open file descriptor, preventing the file's inode from being relinquished and the ...
Telegraph.co.ukGoogle's Chrome OS Threatens Linux, Is Good For MicrosoftInformationWeekAlso, it threatens to fragment the Linux community, crippling Linux in exactly the way Unix suffered more than a decade ago. Google announced Chrome OS late ...No thanks, Google--we've got UbuntuCNET NewsHow Google Chrome OS Could Beat WindowsPC WorldGoogle's Chrome Operating System: A Revolution in the Making?Intelligent EnterpriseTom's Hardware Guide -TidBITS -CNET News -CNET Newsall 3,486 news articles »
Breaking DB2 Platform BarriersTechRepublic... Barriers," DB2 expert Jim Wankowski covers the key architectural and administrative differences between DB2 for Linux/Unix/Windows and DB2 for z/OS. ...and more »
Three Books Every System Administrator Should ReadLinux Magazine (registration)The Unix Philosophy is a quick read and aims to explain Unix and its design philosophies. One reviewer on Amazon says the book provides “… a rare ...and more »
New Zealand HeraldEssential Mac Skills for the IT ProfessionalinformITEven though Mac OS X is a Unix operating system, Apple has customized and developed the platform to meet certain needs. Having a solid understanding of Mac ...News from the Mac worldNew Zealand Heraldall 15 news articles »
Storix, Inc. Announces UNIX System Recovery for ISP/MSP ModelBusiness Wire (press release)SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Storix, Inc., provider of Unix-based backup and disaster recovery solutions for Linux, AIX and Solaris Systems, today announced ...and more »
Encrypt data in Linux/UnixTectonicDo you have files on your computer that you wouldn't want your spouse to read, or perhaps your main competitor. Chances are if you use your computer for ...Ohio Linux Fest [September 25-26] – Back to the Future of Linux!LXer (press release)Ohio Linux Fest [September 25-26] ? Back to the Future of Linux!Tectonicall 3 news articles »
SYS-CON Media (press release)Centrify Secures Virtual ServersSYS-CON Media (press release), NJThe widgetry reportedly supports a dozen or more hypervisor platforms and upwards of 180 Unix and Linux operating systems running as guests on hypervisors or physical servers. It's the result of the combined deployment of bare-metal hypervisors like ...
Ten LinksPointwise Ships Gridgen v15.14 for CFD Hybrid MeshingTen Links, CA... interfaces with CFD solvers, such as FLUENT, STAR-CD, and ANSYS CFX; as well as many neutral formats, such as CGNS; runs on Windows (Intel and AMD), Linux (Intel and AMD), Mac, and Unix; and has scripting languages that can automate CFD meshing. ...
Express ComputersMulti-core x86 and entry-level UNIXExpress Computers, IndiaOn the server OS front, SMBs can choose from Windows, Linux and UNIX (AIX, HP UX and Solaris). While the growth of blade servers is higher than that of rack and tower servers, blade servers still come at a higher price point. ...
MacNNApple's 3D Movie Browser Patent hits a WallMacNN, CAIn some implementations, the software stack includes an operating system OS kernel 1510 (eg, a UNIX kernel), a library system 1520, application frameworks 1530 and an applications layer 1540. The library system 1520 provides various services ...
Ars TechnicaSCO signs deal to avoid liquidation right before hearingArs Technica, MAOnly moments before a hearing at which SCO would have faced conversion to Chapter 7 bankruptcy, the company signed a deal to sell off its UNIX assets. This last-minute act of desperation could potentially allow SCO to delay its demise. ...
Ars TechnicaSCO inks last-second life-saving Unix pactRegisterAccording to the Salt Lake Tribune , the deal would sell SCO's Unix software unit to London-based Gulf Capital Partners. SCO president Jeff Hunsaker and the ...SCO rises from the deadComputerworldSCO Group strikes deal just before bankruptcy hearingSalt Lake TribuneSCO signs deal to avoid liquidation right before hearingArs TechnicaSlashdot -Heise Online -InternetNews.comall 18 news articles »
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanetMicrokernels Address the OS Softspots on Your NetworkEnterpriseNetworkingPlanet, CTHistorically, all enterprise operating systems -- such as Windows, Linux, and UNIX variants (including Solaris and FreeBSD) - have had huge hunks of code at their centers. These run in kernel mode, where they have unrestricted access to all system ...Advanced Systems Concepts Extends ActiveBatch® Support To HP ... SYS-CON Media (press release)all 10 news articles
SlashGearOpera Unite browser offers cloud-based file, media sharingSlashGear, AZOpera Unite can also work as a mini server, offering up content from your home PC, Mac or Linux/Unix system. Opera today unveiled Opera Unite, a new technology that shakes up the old client-server computing model of the Web. ...
SYS-CON Media (press release)Symark International Appoints Saurabh Bhatnagar to Vice President ...SYS-CON Media (press release), NJSymark PowerBroker® enables granular delegation of administrative privileges while restricting UNIX/Linux root account access. Symark PowerPassword® provides UNIX/Linux user account management along with login and password security policies. ...
Search Engine JournalHow to Change Your Domain While Keeping Your Search Engine RankingSearch Engine JournalThe following tips will work on a Linux/Unix server running Apache - which most web hosting companies use. Before you start, check with your respective web host to ensure they support the mod_rewrite module and .htaccess. .htaccess is a file that tells ...
ElectricPig.tvIs the eeepc 1000HE a netbook?ElectricPig.tv, UKIt is one of the worst written software products in history, with no advantages over the older Unix. I suppose that is what I find infuriating about Microsoft. It took over all the marketing abuses that IBM was forced to drop in its anti-trust ...
Wired NewsMacBook Pro All-Day Battery Life: Eight HoursWired NewsThe whole point of Mac OS X is that it UNIX based system. If you can get good hardware from Lenovo (centrino platform, magnesium rollcage and hardcore utilitarian look which I really love) and put another *nix system on it. ...
Tux JournalIl kernel 2.6.30 sprizza filesystem da tutti i poriTux Journal, ItalyFS-Cache — This caching filesystem caches data from networked filesystems disk, speeding up operations, similar to the CacheFS of other Unix OSes. Tomoyo – The Tomoyo Mandatory Access Control (MAC) is an alternative to the Selinux and Smack security ...
CNET NewsDoes Microsoft's Bing have Google running scared?CNET News, CAIt is primarily to experiment with various Linux and UNIX versions. However, when Microsoft offered Windows 7 public beta and then release candidate for review, I installed them. I'm a computer enthusiast. I am evaluating Windows 7, I don't need it and ...