Episode 64 - The Showdown Open API's VS Open Source

Running Time: 39:58

1) Introduction

2) News

Everyone is saying there is money in that there Linux thing...

Google and Motorola get past the EU on their way to a merger

The DOJ is finally done looking over the patent deals from the Novell merger

Open Source VS. Open API's

3) Conclusion

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Brian Wagner

Brian started working with *nix in while a student at Kent State University in the early 90's. In 1995, as an E-Mail Administrator for Caliber Technology (now part of Fedex) he was tasked with administering Sendmail on both Slackware Linux and Solaris Systems. His first home install of Linux was MkLinux DR1 in 1996 on his 60 Mhz PowerMac. Since then Brian has been working and consulting on Linux and it's uses in the Enterprise to support everything from E-Mail, Firewalls, Web and File serving to custom cluster solutions and grid solutions. Brian has had the opportunity to work in both Fortune 500 companies and small 2 person organizations. This has given him the unique insight into the differences every size business faces.