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Linux fortunes rising, but uncertainties abound

...the best possible week for boosters of the Linux open-source operating system. As their nemesis...computer giant Hewlett-Packard Co. gave Linux a new vote of confidence, and the largest Linux distributor posted strong financial results...

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Linux still not ready for desktop prime time

...system of the pocket-protector set, Linux recently seemed on the verge of becoming...arcane command lines. Companies distribute Linux with nearly idiot-proof installers...programs are readily available. Because Linux's code is free, available and can by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/04/tec_311062.shtml
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Dell extends its Linux use to PowerEdge

...announced it was factory-installing the Linux operating system on a line of computers...that they are doing a factory install of Linux right from Dell's service factory and...some as a major Microsoft competitor, Linux is a basic computer operating system that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/07/tec_276873.shtml
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Red Hat bitten by Linux's low cost

Here's the riddle: If Linux is gaining more market share among big-spending...have sales at Red Hat - the undisputed Linux leader - been creeping steadily downward...new version of its software, Red Hat Linux Advanced Server, geared specifically...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/12/tec_338173.shtml
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Hewlett-Packard plans Linux-based PC launch in Asia

...computer lines running the open-source Linux operating system. The move by HP, the...market-dominating Windows operating system. Linux is posed to become an especially strong...are exploring alternatives. HP said its Linux PCs would be targeted at "emerging markets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/17/bus_408991.shtml
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Dell offers Linux-loaded PCs in Europe

...desktop computers running a version of the Linux operating system will be sold in Europe...service package coupled with Questar's Linux sales expertise," Michael Robertson...systems on its Web site. Though it halted Linux computer sales to businesses in 2001 because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/07/bus_421309.shtml
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Linux finding niche in automotive industry

...computing, turning to the open-source Linux operating system. As they do, they're...that clusters of cheap computers running Linux can easily handle the workload - at substantial...Steve Solazzo, IBM's general manager for Linux operations. Ironically, companies such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/19/tec_359425.shtml
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Linux operating system has the big guys worried

...He named the system after himself, and Linux was born. Ever since, Mr. Torvalds...about his goal of "world domination" for Linux. But the idea has become more plausible over the past two years as Linux has become the fastest-growing operating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/18/tec_259365.shtml
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Free operating software gains momentum

NEW YORK -- Linux may sound more like a "Peanuts" cartoon...business computers that come pre-loaded with Linux, a version of the Unix operating system...Silicon Graphics Inc. During the past year, Linux has risen to the forefront among the relatively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/19/tec_253888.shtml
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Red hot IPO?

...upstart computer operating system known as Linux, investors finally get to vote on whether...Hat Inc. -- a fast-growing seller of Linux software -- is offering its shares to...could be the first in a string of IPOs from Linux companies. Yet for all the anticipation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/06/bus_267256.shtml
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