Linux servers

  • May 02, 2011 02 May'11

    Ubuntu 11.04 is here

    Canonical released Natty Narwhal with features that could improve cloud functionality, Puppet Labs debuted its Faces API feature, and more Linux news.

  • April 20, 2011 20 Apr'11

    Oracle: We have a hardware problem

    Happy talk aside, slumping Sun server sales spook software superpower, and Mark Hurd is taking a look.

  • April 14, 2011 14 Apr'11

    SUSE Linux shops await Novell deal completion, clarity

    Worries over Oracle, Apple patent participation in the Novell sale to Attachmate and CPTN Holdings have SUSE Linux shops and open source advocates spooked.

  • March 29, 2011 29 Mar'11

    Processor technology for Unix systems: AMD or Intel?

    Unix admins have many processor technology options for their environments. An expert compares offerings from AMD and Intel to help you make the best decision for your data center.

  • March 29, 2011 29 Mar'11

    Is IBM next on Oracle's hit list?

    With HP Integrity systems out of the way, Oracle has set the stage for discontinuing development on additional platforms.

  • March 16, 2011 16 Mar'11

    Puppet, DevOps key to data center surge, says Constant Contact

    The popular open source configuration management system, Puppet, along with DevOps made it possible for Constant Contact to scale operations from hundreds to thousands of servers in their data center.

  • March 09, 2011 09 Mar'11

    Sun server shops keep heading for the exit

    The latest research backs up anecdotal evidence that Sun server shops are fleeing Oracle.

  • March 07, 2011 07 Mar'11

    IBM mainframe sees brisk sales: News in brief

    Led by the IBM mainframe, server revenues showed healthy growth in the fourth quarter of 2010, according to IDC; and the Green Grid unveiled its Data Center Maturity Model.

  • March 02, 2011 02 Mar'11

    New SUSE Linux now supports all SAP workloads

    SUSE Enterprise Linux 11-based offering supports 100% of SAP workloads, boasts faster install, and one-stop support.

  • January 14, 2011 14 Jan'11

    Red Hat updates RHEL 5: Data center news in brief

    Red Hat provided customers still on RHEL 5 with numerous updates and enhancements, including support for the latest microprocessor platforms.

  • January 13, 2011 13 Jan'11

    Top ten data center trends of 2011

    What are the top 10 data center trends in servers, storage, operating systems and data center facilities for 2011? Find out in our annual data center predictions article.

  • December 15, 2010 15 Dec'10

    SUSE zLinux shops unfazed by Novell Attachmate deal

    Mainframe shops running SUSE as their zLinux distribution will wait to see in what direction new ownership takes the platform.

  • December 01, 2010 01 Dec'10

    Spendthrift server buyers cool to Unix, says IDC

    Sales of x86 servers are swift, but not so for Unix systems, which dropped like a stone this quarter.

  • November 22, 2010 22 Nov'10

    Attachmate buyout of Novell raises eyebrows

    Novell announced on November 22, 2010 that it has accepted a $2.2 billion buyout offer from Seattle-based Attachmate. Microsoft is involved in the purchase of some IP. Industry watchers wonder what this means for SUSE Linux support.

  • November 11, 2010 11 Nov'10

    Red Hat faithful rush to check out RHEL 6

    RHEL users cite new virtualization toolset, EXT4 file system as biggest draws.