Google Motorola Merger has been approved by the EU...

Google and Motorola finally have approval from EU Regulators to go ahead with their merger.  This is good news on teh patent wars front for both Google and Android.  We also want to see them do some more stuff with GoogleTV.  It's good news but they still have to get approval for a half dozen or so other countries.

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.

There is money in Linux....

Great news to our ears...Linux is where the money is. Well at least we should have all gotten raises. Hopefully employers are looking at this and adjusting things appropriately.

Who is saying this ? Just about everyone is saying there is money in that there Linux thing...

http://www.muktware.com/news/3307/linux-professionals-high-demand-report

http://techcrunch.com/2012/02/14/need-a-job-learn-linux/

http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2012/02/10/linux-popularity-sparks-salary-jump/

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.

Episode 63 - To V or not to V that is the OpenStack question...

Check out this weeks episode when we talk about Linux Cinomon, Whether Open stack can and should stop supporting hyperV, and more
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