TITLE

AMD JOINS OSL AS MOMENTUM FOR LINUX IN ENTERPRISE GROWS

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
UNIX Update;Jun2004, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The Open Source Development Labs (OSDL), a global consortium dedicated to accelerating the adoption of Linux, has announced that AMD, a leading provider of 32- and 64-bit microprocessors used in Linux servers and workstations, has joined OSDL and is participating in the consortium's Data Center Linux and Carrier Grade Linux working groups. AMD and OSDL share a common goal of accelerating the development of scalable, reliable, and affordable Linux-based solutions for the enterprise. According to market research firm IDC, Linux revenue grew more than 60 percent year-over-year, topping $960 million in the fourth quarter of 2003.
ACCESSION #
13264723

 

Related Articles

  • OSDL denies 'Operation Open Gates' Linux rewrite.  // MarketWatch: Global Round-up;Mar2005, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p180 

    The article reports on the rumor on the launch of operation to rewrite substantial portions of the Linux stack by Open Source Development Labs (OSDL) to somehow battle the theoretical patent violations in the U.S. OSDL also launched by the operation, code-named "Operation Open Gates. The center,...

  • BEIJING SOFTWARE TESTING CENTER JOINS OSDL.  // UNIX Update;May2004, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p4 

    The article reports that the Open Source Development Labs (OSDL), a global consortium dedicated to accelerating the adoption of Linux, has announced that Beijing Software Testing Center (BSTC), China's largest software testing organization, has joined OSDL and plans to focus on Linux testing and...

  • Linux 2.5 kernel developers get global view. Galli, Peter // eWeek;5/5/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 18, p18 

    Reports that Open Source Development Lab Inc. now compiles every release of 2.5 Linux kernal and publishes the results and the benchmark to allow thousands of developers in the community to fix the errors and warnings that show up. Comments from company officials on the issue; Benefits of the...

  • 2.6 kernel to push the envelope. Galli, Peter // eWeek;5/5/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 18, p1 

    Focuses on the Linux 2.6 Production Kernal, an open-source platform developed by Linux. Comments from Tim Witham, lab director for Open Source Development Lab Inc. on the platform developed; Features of the kernal; Corporate profile of Open Source Development Lab Inc.; Several tests conducted...

  • NEWS & ANALYSIS.  // eWeek;5/5/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 18, p18 

    Focuses on the Linux 2.6 Production Kernal, an open-source platform developed by Linux. Comments from Tim Witham, lab director for Open Source Development Lab Inc. on the platform developed; Features of the kernal; Corporate profile of Open Source Development Lab Inc.; Several tests conducted...

  • Linux 2.6 arrives. Galli, Peter // eWeek;1/5/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p15 

    The release of the Linux 2.6 production kernel in December 2003 was a milestone that brought the open source operating system one step closer to "Linux for everyone," Linus Torvalds, the creator of Linux, said upon release of the code. Tim Witham, director of the Open Source Development Lab...

  • Linux will not rival Windows on the desktop for another two years. Saran, Cliff // Computer Weekly;2/17/2004, p5 

    A desktop Linux rival to Windows is two years away, according to Stuart Cohen, chief executive of the Open Source Development Lab Inc., the global standards group that aims to drive up Linux use in the enterprise. Any savings users could make in terms of lower licensing costs would be cancelled...

  • Wind joins Eclipse, OSDL. Taft, Darryl K. // eWeek;12/8/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 49, p21 

    The article reports that Wind River Systems Inc., which makes proprietary embedded operating systems and development tools for creating embedded applications, has joined two open-source consortia. The company last week announced that it has joined the Eclipse Consortium and the Open Source...

  • SAMBA CREATOR TRIDGELL JOINS OSDL.  // UNIX Update;Mar2005, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p8 

    This article reports that the Open Source Development Labs (OSDL), a global consortium dedicated to accelerating the adoption of Linux in the enterprise, has named Samba creator Andrew Tridgell, as the Lab's second appointed Fellow. Tridgell joins Linux creator Linus Torvalds as an OSDL Fellow,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics