Mainframe Linux, IBM System z News
February 28, 2012
SUSE shops are cautious after a long silence from the Novell post-Attachmate deal; experts say Linux has eclipsed Unix generally, but SUSE needs work.
January 29, 2010
With the Oracle-Sun Microsystems deal done, IBM and HP must adjust their poaching strategies.
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