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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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Unix-to-Linux Migration
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EGUIDE: Get a step-by-step approach for data center managers that covers everything from making the business case to getting the best training. Sections in this IT Handbook include training staff to manage linux environments and much more.
Posted: 29 Mar 2011 | Published: 29 Mar 2011

SearchDataCenter.com

Modern Mainframe Management Challenges E-Book: Running New Workloads like Linux
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBOOK: Access this e-book to learn the best ways to use mainframes for running new workloads such as those associated with the Linux operating system and assess the TCO evidence that the mainframe can now be a low-cost platform for workloads.
Posted: 02 Feb 2011 | Published: 02 Feb 2011

SearchDataCenter.com

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Quickstart: Accelerate the Deployment of Virtualization in Your Environment
sponsored by Red Hat.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how this Quickstart will introduce virtualization to your environment without infrastructure interruptions. Also discover the benefits of Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization and requirements needed to ensure a smooth service delivery process.
Posted: 25 May 2011 | Published: 25 May 2011

Red Hat.

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RH318): The Skills You Need to Deploy and Manage Virtual Environments
sponsored by Red Hat.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization extends the Linux platform to provide cutting edge features and performance for enterprise virtualization. Also learn about the different training methods Red Hat offers for server virtualization.
Posted: 25 May 2011 | Published: 25 May 2011

Red Hat.

Choosing the Right Active Directory Bridge Solution - Quest Authentication Services
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about key questions to ask when evaluation Active Directory bridge solutions and discover benefits to your IT environment including; more efficiency, higher security and better compliance.
Posted: 24 May 2011 | Published: 23 May 2011

Dell Software

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager for Servers
sponsored by Red Hat.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover a centralized management system that administers and controls all aspects of a virtualized environment, from host and guest management to storage management and high availability. Some of the many features of this virtualization manager include; live migration, power saving, monitoring, system scheduler and more.
Posted: 19 May 2011 | Published: 19 May 2011

Red Hat.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux has Best Total Cost of Ownership on Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
sponsored by Red Hat.
WHITE PAPER: A virtualization platform can be very expensive. It's important to consider all costs included in the virtualization process  to ensure a successful virtual environment. Read on to discover how the combination of two Red Hat operating systems will lower your total cost of ownership and increase your infrastructure value
Posted: 19 May 2011 | Published: 19 May 2011

Red Hat.

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Servers: Overview
sponsored by Red Hat and JBoss
WHITE PAPER: When choosing a virtualization platform, organizations should consider both initial acquisition costs as well as ongoing maintenance and support expenses. This brief white paper discusses the uses, costs, and benefits of an effective virtualization solution and compares its core components to other options in the market.
Posted: 18 May 2011 | Published: 18 May 2011

Red Hat and JBoss

Leverage your Oracle 11g skills to learn DB2 9.7 for Linux, UNIX and Windows
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how your existing professional database knowledge makes it easy for you to learn IBM DB2 9.7 for Linux, UNIX and Windows.
Posted: 17 May 2011 | Published: 17 May 2011

IBM

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 on Next-Generation Servers
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the defining reliability, availability, and serviceability characteristics of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Learn how they enable the addition and removal of physical and logical devices while improving system availability and increasing capacity.
Posted: 27 Apr 2011 | Published: 26 Apr 2011

Dell, Inc., Intel and Red Hat

Red Hat Cloud Foundations, HP Edition: Private IaaS Clouds
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: Cloud computing promises a dynamic new vision for IT - with servers, applications, storage and networksinstantly available and ready to expand or contract to meet the demands of the moment.
Posted: 11 Apr 2011 | Published: 11 Apr 2011

Red Hat and HP

Presentation Transcript: New economies of Unix mission critical computing
sponsored by HP & Intel®
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this presentation transcript learn why moving to Unix can help address concerns of uptime, flexibility and improved service levels when managing mission critical systems.
Posted: 11 Apr 2011 | Published: 11 Apr 2011

HP & Intel®

File Security for Linux/BSD/Solaris: Antivirus Protection for your servers
sponsored by ESET
DATA SHEET: ESET File Security provides Linux, BSD and Solaris file servers with on-demand and on-access protection from known and emerging viruses, worms, trojans, spyware, rootkits and other Internet threats.
Posted: 25 Mar 2011 | Published: 25 Mar 2011

ESET

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Scalability
sponsored by DLT Solutions.
WHITE PAPER: Scalability is one of the areas of focus in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. The importance of scalability is driven by the convergence of several factors, which have combined to create a strong customer demand for a high performance, production ready Linux infrastructure. Read this paper to learn more about scalability and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
Posted: 10 Mar 2011 | Published: 10 Mar 2011

DLT Solutions.

Expert migration tips: Moving from Unix to Linux
sponsored by DLT Solutions.
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide from SearchEnterpriseLinux.com, discover what makes migrating from Unix to Linux attractive, including increased platform flexibility. And learn why it is essential to have a testing environment for gauging stability and performance of your applications.
Posted: 08 Mar 2011 | Published: 08 Mar 2011

DLT Solutions.

Planning for Efficiency During a Linux Migration and Selecting the Right Server OS
sponsored by HP Novell
EGUIDE: In this e-guide from SearchEnterpriseLinux.com, gain expert tips for ensuring efficiency during a Linux migration. Find out how to transition to a new Linux distribution smoothly by having the appropriate systems management tools in place.
Posted: 02 Mar 2011 | Published: 02 Mar 2011

HP Novell

Expert Advice for Making the Move From Unix to Linux
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
EGUIDE: Once you know how to make a business case for migration, learn how to train your Unix staff to manage Linux environments. Find out about key differences between the two operating systems and provide your team with tactics for optimal backup and performance monitoring.
Posted: 24 Feb 2011 | Published: 23 Feb 2011

Red Hat and HP

HP-UX 11i v3 Operating Environments - Simplify UNIX operations with the right package
sponsored by HP & Intel®
DATA SHEET: This data sheet provides expert instructions on how to simplify UNIX operations with the HP-UX 11i.
Posted: 21 Feb 2011 | Published: 21 Feb 2011

HP & Intel®

Comparing HP-UX 11i v3 and Linux for Hosting Critical Workloads
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents a technical comparison of HP-UX 11i v3, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (RHEL 5), and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (SLES 11) operating systems, focusing on their functional capabilities in terms of scalability, virtualization, reliability, and security.
Posted: 16 Feb 2011 | Published: 16 Feb 2011

HP & Intel®

Expert Migration Tips: Moving from Unix to Linux
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide from SearchEnterpriseLinux.com, discover what makes migrating from Unix to Linux attractive, including increased platform flexibility. And learn why it is essential to have a testing environment for gauging stability and performance of your applications.
Posted: 16 Feb 2011 | Published: 15 Feb 2011

Red Hat and HP

Choosing the Right Active Directory Bridge Solution
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This Quest Software white paper helps you understand the questions to ask when choosing the best Active Directory solution for your company. Don’t waste any more time and money with systems that don’t play well together! Read this Quest white paper today.
Posted: 14 Feb 2011 | Published: 11 Feb 2011

Dell Software

Make the Move from UNIX to Linux: Now is the Time
sponsored by HP Novell
WHITE PAPER: Today’s IT professionals are making strategic investments in Linux, preferring its open architecture and low cost to the proprietary and expensive UNIX platform. Migrating to Linux offers several opportunities for optimizing your data center and controlling costs. Read this white paper to learn more about the many benefits of migrating to Linux.
Posted: 10 Jan 2011 | Published: 10 Jan 2011

HP Novell

Choosing Linux as a Strategic Platform
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This Technology Spotlight discusses the growth of Linux as a strategic platform for enterprises as well as the evolving uses of Linux and its benefits. The paper also looks at the role of Symantec in this important market.
Posted: 27 Dec 2010 | Published: 27 Dec 2010

Symantec Corporation

E-Book: Unix-to-Linux Migration: A step-by-step approach for data center managers that covers everything from making the business case to getting the best training
sponsored by Red Hat & IBM
EBOOK: When migrating from  Unix to Linux, the most important case you will need to make is not a technical case but a business case. It’s all about the bottom line. How will the business benefit by moving over? What is the total cost of ownership and return on investment for the migration? Read on to learn more!
Posted: 08 Dec 2010 | Published: 08 Dec 2010

Red Hat & IBM

Harmonizing the Twin Trends of Open Source and Virtualization: How Kernel Based Virtual Machine (KVM) Drives Enterprise Business Value
sponsored by Red Hat & IBM
WHITE PAPER: In the 1960s, computers housed in data centers were few in number and this resource was very expensive. As a result utilization of those compute resources was kept very high. In order to optimize the utilization of those...
Posted: 22 Nov 2010 | Published: 22 Nov 2010

Red Hat & IBM
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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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