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July 23, 2008
by sjvn01
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Vista Adoption going no-where, IT considering Linux and Mac instead

KACE, a systems management appliance company, announced that their recent survey of IT administrators showed that 60 percent of them have no plans to deploy Vista. That’s almost 10% more turning their backs on Vista then in KACE’s last survey … Continue reading

August 10, 2007
by sjvn01
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Linspire executives exodus?

According to multiple sources close to Linux distributor Linspire, former CEO Kevin Carmony was not the only executive to leave Linspire at the end of July. Sources say that Chad Olson, the company’s CFO, and other high-ranking officials including the … Continue reading

June 11, 2007
by sjvn01
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What the Microsoft/Xandros deal means for Linux

Microsoft and Linux distributor Xandros on June 4 signed a broad set of collaboration and patent agreements that reminded many of the November 2006 Microsoft/Novell partnership. What do analysts and other Linux vendors think this new deal means for Linux? … Continue reading