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

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Linux in the Mainstream: Business-Critical Workloads Quickly Becoming the Norm
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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

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Red Hat Gives Adobe a Flexible IT Canvas
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VIDEO: Tune into this brief video to learn how Adobe is using the Red Hat platform and Amazon Web Services to help customers simplify deployment, lower cost of ownership, and accelerate time to value.
Posted: 24 Nov 2013 | Premiered: 05 Jul 2013

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Linux vs. Windows: Which is the better web solution?
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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

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Improve Your Web Infrastructure with Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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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

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Extending your database infrastructure with Linux
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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

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Building a Bridge to the Next-Generation Datacenter
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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

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4 Essential Elements of a Hybrid Cloud Computing Environment
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WHITE PAPER: Learn about the four elements required to create an operationally sophisticated hybrid cloud computing environment.
Posted: 20 Nov 2013 | Published: 20 Nov 2013

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How to modernize your datacenter without ditching existing investments
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper 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

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux-The Original Cloud Operating System
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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

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The Role of Linux in Datacenter Modernization
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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

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Linux Management with Red Hat Satellite: Measuring Business Impact and ROI
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WHITE PAPER: This study will help you understand and quantify the internal and external costs of performing particular administrative, operational and support functions and the impact on costs as a result of implementing Red Hat Satellite.
Posted: 04 Sep 2013 | Published: 04 Sep 2013

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux vs. Microsoft Windows Server 2008. Who wins?
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WHITE PAPER: How does Red Hat Enterprise Linux stack up to the competition? This white paper 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

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Enhance performance for enterprise database workloads
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper 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

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SAP Deployments: Comparing PowerLinux vs. Windows
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WHITE PAPER: Short Description:    This comprehensive report teaches what you really need to know when it comes to Linux versus Windows for SAP, examining reliability, throughput, and other key characteristics of operations.
Posted: 23 Jul 2013 | Published: 23 Jul 2013

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Why in the World Would Anyone Want to Run Linux on Power-based Systems?
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WHITE PAPER: Read this report to learn why you should absolutely consider running Linux on POWER-based systems in order to achieve advanced functionality, more computing power, better utilization and throughput rates, richer management, and much more.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

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IBM PowerLinux Servers - Leveraging Virtualization for Operational Efficiency
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WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores the evolving role of Linux and its extended ecosystem in support of production applications. You'll also find case studies of customers who deployed a variety of Linux workloads on Power Systems servers rather than on x86 servers with a low initial cost of acquisition. Read on to learn more
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

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Leveraging Virtualization for Operational Efficiency
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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

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Webinar: What’s New in Linux System Management
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WEBCAST: Watch this webcast to learn about the latest Red Hat Satellite capabilities and see them in action.
Posted: 28 Oct 2013 | Premiered: Oct 28, 2013

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Integrating Red Hat Satellite into Existing Frameworks
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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

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Data Sheet: What's New in Red Hat Satellite 5.6?
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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

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

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How Red Hat Delivers a Secure Enterprise Platform for Next-Generation DataCenters
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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

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux: The Original Cloud Operating System
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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

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Integrating Red Hat Enterprise Linux with Microsoft Windows in the Datacenter
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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

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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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