Sun Slams IBM over x86 Decision

eWeek Reports: “BM’s decision not to test, certify and support its enterprise software applications on Solaris 10 for x86 platforms has angered Sun Microsystems Inc. officials, who say the move smacks of monopolistic behavior. ADVERTISEMENT Larry Singer, vice president of Sun’s Global Information Systems Strategy Office, in Santa Clara, Calif., told eWEEK that the moveContinue reading “Sun Slams IBM over x86 Decision”

Novell, Red Hat eye virtualization for Linux

This Infoworld article reports: “Novell (Profile, Products, Articles) last week said it will soon detail plans to include server virtualization technology in its SUSE Linux operating system. Red Hat (Profile, Products, Articles) intends to do the same thing with its Linux distribution, and a leading contender for both vendors may be an open-source virtualization technologyContinue reading “Novell, Red Hat eye virtualization for Linux”

The Command Line in 2004

Unqualified code-monkey Garote submits his annotated version of Neal Stephenson’s In The Beginning Was The Command Line, updated to discuss UI design theory and fill in some of the gaps from the last five years. (And yes, he has been granted permission from Neal to do this.)