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The People Who Support Linux: Late IT Bloomer Falls Hard for the OS

Matt Bridger says he is "a bit of a later developer, IT-wise." He received his first degree in History and during that time, he rarely came close to a computer. But the increasing relevance of computing around him could not be ignored, says Matt, both in the workplace and in everyday life. He soon found himself providing IT support to colleagues while working at the University of Cambridge, which is where he first encountered Linux. The OS was being used to manage academic archives and the faculty website.

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Enterprise Linux Weekly Recap: Products

Coming to you a day early this week and with just a few brief notes on this week's enterprise Linux news. Large focus on new products, including, of course, Red Hat Enterprise 6...

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Weekly Enterprise Linux Recap

Open compliance, Fedora 14 for the SysAdmin, ZendCon and a different kind of lawsuit...

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Video: Full Footage of Linux Torvalds Shark Tank Dive

We're excited to be able to bring you the full footage of Linus' Giant Ocean Tank dive from last night at the Linux Plumber's Conference. This includes the QA clip we shared real-time as well as takes from his walk to the plank, his jump and the swim.

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Video: Linus Torvalds Dives Tonight: "If I Don't Come Back, Go On Without Me"

Linus Torvalds just finished his soon-to-be infamous scuba dive among the sea life in the Giant Ocean Tank at the New England Aquarium...

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Enterprise Linux Weekly Snapshot

Russia makes big plans for Linux, the Open Data Center Alliance, a new cloud lab, and the green credentials of two companies close to Linux...

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Novell Appliance Architect Shares His Dister Contest Favorites So Far

Novell has been running a popular contest over the last few months that seeks to find the best software appliance built using SUSE Studio. They're awarding the best submission with $10,000 (yeah, you read that correctly). It's called the Disters Contest and our very own Jim Zemlin is one of the judges. 

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From the New Kernel to OpenStack and the Linux Desktop: This Week's Enterprise Linux News

The Linux kernel gets AppArmor, OpenStack gets real, and the Linux desktop is once again the topic of much debate...

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New Member Spotlight: Aava Mobile Goes All Open

We announced just last week that Aava Mobile has become a member of The Linux Foundation. Its involvement in Linux and open source development represents the growing number of telecommunications companies and organizations contributing to Linux. Aava Mobile claims the world's first fully open mobile device, so naturally, we wanted to know more...

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This Week's Enterprise Linux News

The Linux Foundation Enterprise report, Microsoft's OpenOffice ad, Red Hat's product news and EMC's aggressive strategy in data computing appliances...

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