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ALSO CALLED: Enterprise Linux, SuSE Linux, Linux Distributions, Linux in the Enterprise
DEFINITION: Linux (often pronounced LIH-nuhks with a short "i") is a Unix-like operating system that was designed to provide personal computer users a free or very low-cost operating system comparable to traditional and usually more expensive Unix systems. Linux has a reputation as a very efficient and fast-performing system. Linux's kernel (the central part of the operating system) was developed by Linus Torvalds  … 
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POSCO ICT builds agile IT Infrastructure with Red Hat Solutions on Intel XEON Severs
sponsored by Red Hat and Intel
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, you’ll discover how one IT service provider was able to replace its complex IT infrastructure with Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Intel Xeon processor-based servers.
Posted: 17 Dec 2013 | Published: 17 Dec 2013

Red Hat and Intel

Indonesia Stock Exchange halves its hardware investment cost with a Red Hat Solution
sponsored by Red Hat and Intel
WHITE PAPER: This brief whitepaper explains how the Indonesian Stock Exchange (IDX) was able to half its hardware costs by leveraging a Linux system to support trading machines, surveillance machines, database engines, and more.
Posted: 16 Dec 2013 | Published: 16 Dec 2013

Red Hat and Intel

Dual Platform Strategies for the Modern Datacenter
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how Red Hat Enterprise Linux can integrate with and actually extend your existing Microsoft Windows apps and other investments.
Posted: 16 Dec 2013 | Published: 16 Dec 2013

Red Hat

Linux in the Mainstream: Highlighting Customers Running Their Business on Red Hat Enterprise Linux
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This IDC White Paper presents three case studies of customers that are using Linux for large deployment, business-critical applications.
Posted: 11 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

Red Hat

Dual Platform Strategies for the Modern Datacenter
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses the functional and business advantages of Linux for virtualization, cloud computing, and other new business workloads.
Posted: 26 Nov 2013 | Published: 26 Nov 2013

Red Hat

Linux in the Mainstream: Highlighting Customers Running Their Business on Red Hat Enterprise Linux
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This IDC whitepaper presents three case studies of customers using Linux for large deployment, business-critical applications.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 01 Jan 2013

Red Hat

Linux in the Mainstream: Business-Critical Workloads Quickly Becoming the Norm
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This IDC whitepaper explores the growth of Linux as a server operating system and how deployment form factors have changed over time.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Red Hat

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Compared with Microsoft Windows
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a comparison of Red Hat Enterprise Linux to Microsoft Windows to see who can deliver the most value as a web optimization solution.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 22 Nov 2013

Red Hat

Improve Your Web Infrastructure with Red Hat Enterprise Linux
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper introduces an enterprise Linux platform that provides the web infrastructure needed to make the most of online business.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 22 Nov 2013

Red Hat

Extend your Database Infrastructure
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how you can introduce more flexible and cost-effective industry-standard hardware and operating environments using Linux.
Posted: 21 Nov 2013 | Published: 21 Nov 2013

Red Hat

Building a Bridge to the Next-Generation Datacenter
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides a framework for evaluating the agility benefits, cost considerations, and risk factors addressed by deploying a standardized infrastructure and processes.
Posted: 21 Nov 2013 | Published: 21 Nov 2013

Red Hat

5 Reasons Why you Should Deploy your Next Enterprise Application on Red Hat Enterprise Linux
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Discover the immediate benefits of choosing Red Hat Enterprise Linux to meet your organization’s needs.
Posted: 21 Nov 2013 | Published: 21 Nov 2013

Red Hat

Integrating Red Hat Enterprise Linux with Microsoft Windows in the Datacenter
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how Red Hat Enterprise Linux extends existing Windows infrastructure investments, allowing businesses to retain administrative and maintenance procedures.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

Red Hat

Red Hat Enterprise Linux-The Original Cloud Operating System
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help discover more about Linux and the benefits of running your IT environment on this OS.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

Red Hat

The Role of Linux in Datacenter Modernization
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This IDC whitepaper examines how today’s datacenters are adapting to and leveraging changing technologies and how Linux can act as an enabler for this evolution.
Posted: 24 Oct 2013 | Published: 01 Aug 2013

Red Hat

How Red Hat Delivers a Secure Enterprise Platform for Next-Generation DataCenters
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will introduce you to the key differentiators that set Red Hat Enterprise Linux apart in regards to security for next-generation datacenters. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 04 Sep 2013 | Published: 04 Sep 2013

Red Hat

Red Hat Enterprise Linux: The Original Cloud Operating System
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you understand how Linux, unlike competing OSes, is the natural fit for cloud computing.
Posted: 04 Sep 2013 | Published: 04 Sep 2013

Red Hat

Integrating Red Hat Enterprise Linux with Microsoft Windows in the Datacenter
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you discover how Red Hat Enterprise Linux helps today’s organizations meet heavy workload requirements and extend previous Windows infrastructure investments upon deployment.
Posted: 30 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

Red Hat

Extend Performance in your Web Infrastructure with Red Hat Enterpise Linux
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: How does Red Hat Enterprise Linux stack up to the competition?This whitepaper offers an overview of Red Hat Enterprise Linux as compared to Microsoft Window Server 2008 in terms of scalability, operational costs, and more.
Posted: 30 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

Red Hat

Extend Performance for Enterprise Database Workloads with Red Hat Enterprise Linux
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn how you can create a solid foundation for a purpose-built database deployment that can allow you greater query deployment at lower costs. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 23 Aug 2013 | Published: 23 Aug 2013

Red Hat

Leveraging Virtualization for Operational Efficiency
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the results of a study that show the benefits of running your data center on a Linux operating platform.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 14 Nov 2013

IBM

Integrating Red Hat Satellite into Existing Frameworks
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Red Hat Network (RHN) Satellite can be used to manage Red Hat Enterprise Linux and integrated into existing management frameworks.
Posted: 26 Oct 2013 | Published: 25 Oct 2013

Red Hat

Data Sheet: What's New in Red Hat Satellite 5.6?
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Discover the new Red Hat Satellite 5.6 capabilities and features that provide administrators with the means to efficiently manage their systems, lowering per-system deployment and management costs.
Posted: 24 Oct 2013 | Published: 24 Oct 2013

Red Hat

The IBM PowerLinux Advantage
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the advantage of Linux servers over x86.
Posted: 23 Oct 2013 | Published: 23 Oct 2013

IBM

IDC: Enterprise Linux Consolidation and Optimization on IBM System z
sponsored by IBM.
WHITE PAPER: To enable virtualization and cloud computing, companies must choose the right hardware for their Linux environments. This white paper follows the evolution of Linux and offers recommendations to help you select the right architecture to support virtual and cloud workloads.
Posted: 04 Jun 2013 | Published: 01 Apr 2012

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LINUX DEFINITION (continued): …  at the University of Helsinki in Finland. To complete the operating system, Torvalds and other team members made use of system components developed by members of the Free Software Foundation for the GNU Project. Ask your Linux questions at ITKnowledgeExchange.comLinux is a remarkably complete operating system, including a graphical user interface, an X Window System, TCP/IP, the Emacs editor, and other components usually found in a comprehensive Unix system. Although copyrights are held by various creators of Linux's components, Linux is distributed using the Free Software Foundation's copyleft … 
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