Linux/Open Source


SCO: Don’t Call It a Fishing Expedition

Company makes another bid for IBM’s AIX and Dynix source code

Q&A: Kicking the Tires of Mainframe Linux

The allure of Linux is strong, but unless ISVs rein in their software prices, Linux's growth on the mainframe could be limited

Mono Project Brings Microsoft’s Insular .NET Technologies to Open Systems

Thanks to Mono 1.0, .NET is for Linux, Unix, and even MacOS

SCO Finds April is a Cruel Month

Two companies move to have their lawsuits stayed or dismissed; venture capitalist firms asks for money back

OSDL Previews Data Center Linux Spec

Group focuses on reliability and scalability.

Red Hat Pledges Support for x86-64

Optmizing for Opteron



IDC: Linux Revenues Declined in 2001

But It's Big in China

UnitedLinux Teams Up

Unified Codebase

IBM Previews Blade Servers

Full-Flavor Xeons

Micro Focus Announces COBOL for Mainframe Linux

Classic computer language and hot new platform

Sun Sheds Light on New Strategies

Storage Market and Linux get a boost

IBM, Red Hat Mean Business with New Open-Source IDE on Eclipse

Joint venture releases beta integrated develpment environment

Linux's Long-term Appeal

Hard to believe, but it's 10 years already since 21-year-old Linus Torvalds made public version 0.02 of the Linux kernel to a few eager usenet groupies. Today, there are an estimated 10 million users worldwide. IDC estimates that by 2004, Linux will be an accepted part of most markets' enterprise computing environments.

Linux Appeal Grows Despite Obstacles

On its tenth anniversay, Linux continues to push into the enterprise

IBM Introduces Linux-Only Mainframe

Runs Linux partitions only