Stories by Ephraim Schwartz, Emily Fitzloff, and Paul Krill

  • Major players bring Linux to enterprise

    The Linux juggernaut set its course straight for the heart of the enterprise last week with major initiatives from Intel, Oracle, Computer Associates, Hewlett-Packard, and IBM, among others. Intel announced at LinuxWorld that it has tapped VA Research, a US-based Linux hardware and software OEM, to take the lead in developing a standard Linux operating system kernel for its IA-64 processors. It is expected the kernel will be compliant with the Linux Standards Base (LSB).