the lure of PEN source

Rooney, Paula
April 2006
CRN;4/10/2006, Issue 1191, p18
The article focuses on the developments in the open source software management. Westborough, Massachusetts-based firm Akibia Inc. has been selected as Novell Inc.'s Linux Partner of the Year for 2005. Novell helped drive Akibia's entry into the Linux services business. Red Hat Inc. has unveiled a global solutions accelerator program with Intel. The solution will help customers and partners accelerate deployment of Linux and Xen virtualization features in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, due later this year.


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