Software  >   Systems Software  >   Operating Systems  >   Mainframe Operating Systems  >  

Linux

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
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  … 
Definition continues below.
LinuxReports
76 - 100 of 271 Matches Previous Page  | Next Page
CW Special Report on Oracle
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This special report, updated for 2012, gives an independent view of the challenges facing Oracle, its financial performance, the services it offers, its place in the IT market and its future strategy.
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Optimising Linux on System z
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: Linux on System z has opened up new opportunities for the mainframe say analysts Clive Longbottom and Rob Bamforth.
Posted: 12 Oct 2012 | Published: 12 Oct 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

12 Questions to Ask When Choosing an AD Bridge Solution
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Find out the best ways to evaluate AD bridge solutions to help ensure maximum security, compliance and productivity.
Posted: 08 Oct 2012 | Published: 31 May 2012

Dell Software

Solihull Council Marks a Decade with Red Hat Open Source Technology , Saving over £1 Million
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: In this informative paper, learn why a government industry has relied on the same Linux solution for the past ten years, using an open source model to simplify software and hardware implementations, reduce costs, and more.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 10 Apr 2013

Red Hat and HP

Red Hat Provides CEPSA with a Scalable, Standardized, High-Availability SAP Platform
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive study to learn how an energy company improved SAP platform response time, reduced infrastructure costs and built a standardized, scalable platform with high availability by switching to standard servers running on in a Linux environment.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 10 Apr 2013

Red Hat and HP

Alpha Exchange Improve Performance, Reduces Cost by Migrating to Red Hat Enteprise Linux
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: This informative case study describes how a leading Canadian financial group was able to increase performance and reduce costs by migrating to a Linux environment.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 10 Apr 2013

Red Hat and HP

Why Linux Virtualization is Ready for Prime Time
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover the benefits of virtualizing Linux workloads. This resource examines the historical concerns about Linux virtualization and outlines how enterprises can safely make this transition.
Posted: 20 Sep 2012 | Published: 20 Sep 2012

Red Hat and HP

MongoDB on Red Hat Enterprise Linux
sponsored by MongoDB, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Check out this paper and discover how to deploy MongoDB onto Red Hat Enterprise 6.2. In addition to a step-by-step process for deployment, you'll also learn how to take advantage of features of the underlying system, several deployment scenarios for high performance database read and writes, and gain an in-depth look at MongoDB.
Posted: 27 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 May 2012

MongoDB, Inc.

Endress+Hauser maximises availability and resiliency with Linux on System z
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: This case study explains how one company successfully navigated the disaster recovery planning process. Discover why they decided to implement Linux on System z and how virtualisation allowed them to cost-effectively scale their IT environment.
Posted: 13 Aug 2012 | Published: 08 Aug 2012

IBM

Presentation transcript: How New Red Hat Solutions Will Change your Business - News From the Red Hat Summit 2012
sponsored by Red Hat
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Access this presentation transcript for highlights from the exciting Red Hat Summit and JBoss World 2012 events in Boston – and for insight into the topics covered in the 150+ sessions on offer - from cloud strategy and development tools, to cost savings, performance analysis and more.
Posted: 06 Aug 2012 | Published: 06 Aug 2012

Red Hat

Migrating from VMware to Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
sponsored by DLT Solutions Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Implementing more than one virtualization platform can be a smart move for organizations seeking to maximize virtualization returns and lower TCO. This essential resource reveals the top reasons why businesses should consider migrating from VMware to an open source virtualization platform, and offers tips for how to accomplish the V2V migration.
Posted: 30 Jul 2012 | Published: 30 Jul 2012

DLT Solutions Red Hat

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Competitive Features, Performance and Price
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WEBCAST: Access this webcast to learn about the new features of Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.0. This webcast provides a hypervisor comparison and outlines the benefits of choosing an open-source, enterprise-ready option.
Posted: 19 Jul 2012 | Premiered: Feb 16, 2012

Red Hat and HP

Migrating from UNIX*/RISC* to Red Hat Enterprise Linux®on Intel® processor-based Servers
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides high-level guidelines for assessing cost and complexity of a Linux migration and provides tips for planning a smooth, successful and strategic transition. Discover how your organization can add value to its IT infrastructure with the use of open source software.
Posted: 18 Jul 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2009

Red Hat and HP

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization and HP ProLiant servers
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) on HP ProLiant servers can offer performance scalability and security at a lower cost than proprietary virtualization solutions.
Posted: 18 Jul 2012 | Published: 18 Jul 2012

Red Hat and HP

Deployment Framework Best Practices
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines various Linux configuration and deployment options. Discover key installation considerations to take into account and obtain best practices to help you execute your implementation with ease.
Posted: 18 Jul 2012 | Published: 01 Mar 2012

Red Hat and HP

High Availability Add-On for Red Hat Enterprise Linux on HP ProLiant Servers
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes a Linux architecture designed to help companies maximize availability. Learn more about the technical components of this configuration and how you can ensure that it is successfully implemented.
Posted: 18 Jul 2012 | Published: 01 Mar 2012

Red Hat and HP

Linux Management with Red Hat Network Satellite Server : Measuring Business Impact and ROI
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn about a new network satellite server that can help you simplify and improve Linux management while reducing costs.
Posted: 18 Jul 2012 | Published: 18 Jul 2012

Red Hat and HP

Linux Best Management Practices
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about the newest HP ProLiant Gen8 Agentless Management system, which provides customers with core management functions for internal systems components, including health monitoring and alerting.
Posted: 16 Jul 2012 | Published: 16 Jul 2012

Red Hat and HP

DreamWorks Animation Utilizes the Red Hat Portfolio to Build a Private Cloud
sponsored by Red Hat and HP
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how one leading animation studio uses Linux to enable rapid and cost-efficient scalability of computing and resources for high-performance compute (HPC) workloads. Learn how your organization can reduce your data center footprint and enhance reliability by using this Linux platform.
Posted: 16 Jul 2012 | Published: 16 Jul 2012

Red Hat and HP

Migrate your Legacy IBM Database Environment to the latest Oracle Technologies
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Even the most effective servers will eventually have to be replaced once they reach the end of their lifecycles. This white paper explores key factors to consider when evaluating new servers for your business and offers exclusive advice for executing a seamless Linux migration.
Posted: 27 Jun 2012 | Published: 25 Jun 2012

Oracle Corporation

WebYaST data sheet
sponsored by SUSE
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Review this product overview and discover the benefits of utilizing WebYaST for the management of your virtual, software, or cloud applications. Learn the 14 key features, and the system requirements.
Posted: 20 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Jun 2012

SUSE

Fabbrica Automatismi Apertura Cancelli Story
sponsored by SUSE
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how one company migrated from its legacy IBM i platform to Linux which reduced costs, improved performance and simplified system management processes. Discover how your organization can achieve similar benefits as well as improve response time and reduce workloads.
Posted: 19 Jun 2012 | Published: 19 Jun 2012

SUSE

Endress + Hauser Success Story
sponsored by SUSE
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines how one organization successfully migrated to Linux and consolidated 14 physical servers to a single IBM System z mainframe. Inside, discover how your business can consolidate physical servers and realize other valuable benefits like rapid provisioning and easy management of virtualized Linux environments.
Posted: 19 Jun 2012 | Published: 19 Jun 2012

SUSE

Improve Data Center Efficiency with Enterprise Linux Servers
sponsored by SUSE
WHITE PAPER: IT budgets are not expected to recover anytime soon, so companies need to adjust to the reality of using fewer resources to deliver business services. This white paper explains how you can accomplish this seemingly impossible objective by running your critical workloads on Linux.
Posted: 19 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Mar 2012

SUSE

Virtualizing Enterprise SAP Software Deployments
sponsored by SUSE
WHITE PAPER: Because SAP systems are critical to business operations, companies must ensure that they remain consistently available. This white paper explains how you can leverage virtualization to consolidate SAP servers without compromising the reliability of these crucial applications.
Posted: 18 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Jun 2011

SUSE
76 - 100 of 271 Matches Previous Page    2 3 4 5 6 7    Next Page
 
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 … 
Linux definition sponsored by SearchEnterpriseLinux.com, powered by WhatIs.com an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2014, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement