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Choosing Between Linux and Microsoft Windows Using an Analytical Hierarchy Process
Because small to medium enterprises are limited in their resources, they must carefully consider which of the two major operating systems available—Microsoft

linux administrator  that some costs for Linux are higher than for Windows. These include administrator salaries and consulting, technical support, and employee training costs. However, recent studies show that these variables are only marginally higher (see Enterprise Management Associates Inc.'s 2006 article Get the Truth on Linux Management at http://www.enterprisemanagement.com and Robert Frances Group's 2002 article Total Cost of Ownership for Linux in the Enterprise at http://www.rfgonline.com ). According to the EMA,

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The model of IT services for Free and Open Source software (FOSS) helps identify the characteristics clients require from consultants, integrators, resellers, etc. to develop, support, migrate, and implement enterprise solutions or services that are based on, or are themselves, FOSS. In addition, it supports standard criteria important to enterprise Linux rollouts or migrations. 

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Vendor Review: SecureWave Protects Microsoft Operating System Platforms


The traditional approach to network intrusion management is to detect an intrusion, analyze it, and then works toward eradicating it. By buckling down your host security, securing the input/output devices, and intercepting Trojan executables, SecureWave can prevent intrusions from happening up front.

linux administrator  is only available for Linux systems, and cannot protect Microsoft operating systems from buffer overflow attacks. SecureWave's Management Console (SMC) provides an integrated and single front-end for security administrators to administer user and group access controls for both local and remote systems. From the SMC, the security administrator can manage both SecureEXE and SecureNT from one console. SecureWave's future plans are to add in management capabilities to the console for SecureStack as well. Read More

Lotus Notes R5 ~ A Breath of Fresh Air


Lotus Notes has just surpassed the 50,000,000-installed base mark, giving Microsoft’s Exchange server a good “run for the money”.

linux administrator  X OS/390 V2R6 X Linux (Red Hat 6) X Netware 4.x - 5.x X As previously mentioned, the Lotus Notes Domino Server is available in four versions. The following table (Table 2 Below) addresses the differences and pricing for each option. Server Product Features Price (USD) Domino Mail Server Messaging, Calendaring, Discussion Databases and Document Library Services $695.00 Domino Application Server Mail Server plus Lotus QuickPlace, IBM WebSphere Application Server, Enterprise Connection Series, Ability to Read More

Standard & Poor's Exposes Customers' Security


Due to security vulnerabilities in Standard & Poor's Comstock product, their customer sites throughout the world have been exposed to extensive security holes.

linux administrator  via their MultiCSP turnkey Linux box. The stock quote service, which is provided to customers through a leased line, provides stock quotes and news on dedicated circuits. Market Impact Standard & Poor's was notified of this problem in January, and did little to reconcile the many security holes. The problem was first reported to S&P by customer Kevin Kadow, Network Security Analyst for MSG.net, and has been further verified and researched by Stephen Friedl. According to inside sources, as of March, S&P Read More

Trend Virus Control System - A Centralized Approach to Protection


Trend Virus Control System (TVCS) utilizes a web based management console, which allows for administration, configuration and policy enforcement from a central location.

linux administrator  flavors of Unix, AS/400, Linux and Netware for the primary installation base. The web server support should be expanded to include products such as Lotus Domino, and the Apache Web Server, therefore moving away from a single-vendor, or Microsoft-only configuration. There are currently no plans to provide support for alternate web servers. User Recommendations If you currently have Trend Components, TVCS is a positive application from which to control your environment. However, if you have Norton, Read More

Colosa


Colosa is a provider of Unix/Linux-based specialized workflow software in North and South America. The company develops business process management (BPM) systems, which include automation tools, and process-driven functions. Colosa’s software is suited for use by mid-to large-sized institutions with a need to track and process large volumes of documents. It offers trilingual services in design, programming, e-business integration, hardware and software deployment, training, and consulting for both the private and public sectors. The company also has an office in Bolivia (South America).

linux administrator  is a provider of Unix/Linux-based specialized workflow software in North and South America. The company develops business process management (BPM) systems, which include automation tools, and process-driven functions. Colosa’s software is suited for use by mid-to large-sized institutions with a need to track and process large volumes of documents. It offers trilingual services in design, programming, e-business integration, hardware and software deployment, training, and consulting for both the private Read More

The Multiple of Multi-platform KVM Technologies


New standards, protocols, and platforms to support the data center continually appear: TCP/IP, Telnet, SSL, PPP, USB, MacOS, Linux, and Windows 2003 servers—the list goes on. All offer flexibility, standardization, and compatibility. But they also pose challenges, such as silos of information and limited access from applications on other platforms. But data center infrastructure needs to be centrally managed—discover how.

linux administrator  SSL, PPP, USB, MacOS, Linux, and Windows 2003 servers—the list goes on. All offer flexibility, standardization, and compatibility. But they also pose challenges, such as silos of information and limited access from applications on other platforms. But data center infrastructure needs to be centrally managed—discover how. Read More

Red Hat Releases Clustering Software


Red Hat is the latest of the Linux distributors to provide its own version of clustering software.

linux administrator  of the Red Hat Linux 6.2 solution. Red Hat High Availability Server is an out-of-the-box clustering solution that delivers dynamic load balancing, improved fault tolerance and scalability of TCP/IP based applications. It lets users combine individual servers into a cluster, resulting in highly available access to critical network resources such as data, applications, network services, and more. If one server in the cluster fails, another will automatically take over its workload. The Red Hat High Read More

Red Hat Plays 'Love You, Love You Not' with CPUs


Red Hat has announced the release of Alpha Deluxe, its version of Linux for computers based on Compaq’s Alpha CPU. At the same time, the company announced it would drop support for Sun’s Sparc processor.

linux administrator  Alpha Deluxe , its Linux version that will run on computers powered by Compaq Computer Corporation's Alpha processor. Compaq will pre-install Alpha Deluxe on its AlphaServer DS and ES lines, as well as its Alpha-based workstations. In addition to being customized for Alpha, it will utilize the GNOME interface, and will ship with 800 additional programs. Red Hat has also announced that it will no longer support Sun Microsystems ' Sparc processor, beginning with Version 7, Red Hat's most recent release Read More

Will Sun Burn Linux with "Free" Solaris?


Sun Microsystems has eliminated licensing fees for Solaris 8 and its source code.

linux administrator  Sun Burn Linux with Free Solaris? Event Summary Sun Microsystems has eliminated licensing fees for Solaris 8 in an effort to boost its appeal against Linux and Windows NT. Solaris 8 is due to ship in February, around the same time Microsoft is due to ship Windows 2000. Sun CEO Scott McNealy has been laying the groundwork for the announcement for months by telling audiences that software is a service and should be free. McNealy recommended last year that the government require Microsoft to make free Read More

Red Hat’s Linux Domination Weakens


Red Hat still controls the Linux market, but now it’s getting some competition from SuSE, Caldera, and TurboLinux.

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PowerPivot


Microsoft provides a unique set of capabilities for the business intelligence (BI) administrator to have full control and better manage user-created content. Insight and oversight are provided with PowerPivot IT Dashboards in SharePoint to monitor end-user activity, data source usage, and server performance. PowerPivot is a powerful data mashup and data exploration tool based on xVelocity in-memory technologies, providing the analytical performance to process billions of rows at the speed of thought.

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Vendor Analysis: Kaspersky Anti-Virus Products Examined


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linux administrator  Kaspersky Labs indicates that Linux may be just as prone to viruses as Microsoft operating systems. Company Background Kaspersky Labs began taking shape in 1989 when Eugene Kaspersky discovered that his own computer had been infected with the Cascade virus. From 1991 to 1997 Mr. Kaspersky was employed by KAMI Information Technologies Center in Moscow. ( KAMI is now owned by i-Teco and is one of the largest systems integrators in Russia.) While at KAMI, Mr. Kaspersky led the development of an anti-virus Read More

SAS Institute Shoots for the Two-Stop-Shop with new Release of Warehouse Administrator


SAS Institute, a vendor of integrated data warehousing, decision support and information delivery software, has announced the production availability of SAS/Warehouse Administrator® software, Version 2.1. With an open component-based architecture, improved data access and management capabilities, thin-client interfaces, and other enhancements, it is an important component of the new SAS® software V8.1.

linux administrator  Institute Shoots for the Two-Stop-Shop with new Release of Warehouse Administrator SAS Institute Shoots for the Two-Stop-Shop with new Release of Warehouse Administrator M. Reed - September 12, 2000 Event Summary SAS Institute, a vendor which delivers integrated data warehousing, decision support, and information delivery software, has announced the production availability of SAS/Warehouse Administrator software, Version 2.1. Demonstrated at the Data Warehousing Institute conference in Boston, this new Read More

IA-64 Linux From Red Hat


Red Hat announces the availability of the source code for IA-64 platforms, the first of which will be Intel’s “Itanium” processor, due later this year.

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