Blog Archive - September 2007



Long Live Kerberos

Today, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) announced the formation of the MIT Kerberos Consortium to further fund and steer the development of Kerberos beyond what MIT has been able to achieve to date supporting this protocol with its own internal IT staff.This Consortium is a great idea...

 

Red Hat, Unisys and New York State Courts Win GTC Best Solutions Showcase Award

We’re excited to announce that Red Hat, Unisys and the New York State Unified Court System have been selected as a GTC Best Solutions Showcase award winner based on our joint work with the New York State Courts’ Family Case Management System. The awards, presented by Government Technology...

 

Building An Informed Realtime Customer Base at High Performance On Wall Street

I was invited to do a presentation at the High Performance on Wall Street conference in New York City on September 17 to discuss Red Hat’s realtime development project. For the benefit of those not in attendence, I’ll briefly recap the main points of my talk here.

 

Looking for Huge Performance Gains? Virtualize With Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Not many people think of virtualization as a way to make applications run faster. In fact, the general assumption is that things are likely to be a little slower, hopefully not too much, but that the other advantages easily outweight the performance drop. OK, so virtualization does cost some...

 

Tell Us What You Think

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Who’s the BOSS? JBoss Seam and JBoss Rules, Of Course

InfoWorld recently awarded the Best Open Source Software for the Enterprise aka the 2007 InfoWorld Bossies. Gavin King and the JBoss Seam community were given top honors as the Best Web App Server Framework in the Platforms and Middleware category:“Seam is a Java EE-based framework that helpfully...

 

AMD Releases Open Source Driver For New ATI Graphics Processors

The decision by AMD to provide Open Source 2D and 3D drivers for R5xx/R6xx and future GPUs graphics hardware is a great development for the open source community, for AMD and for customers. Here are some of the details of this exciting news. Highlights: * AMD will provide and support open source...

 

Red Hat Delivers Second-Generation SOA Foundation with JBoss ESB 4.2

Red Hat, in conjunction with the open source community, released JBoss ESB 4.2, a JBoss.org open source project. JBoss ESB 4.2 intermediates interactions between enterprise applications, business services, business components and middleware to integrate and enable automation of business....

 

Where’s Red Hat This September?

Every month there are a multitude of industry events taking place across the globe. We thought you might like to know some of the events that Red Hat is planning to attend so you can come see us, talk to us and hear our latest news. This September, Red Hat will have a presence at over 15 events...