March 11, 2008
home Why Are Open Source Systems Management Solutions Springing up Everywhere?
Within the past few weeks we have seen a announcements from every major commercial Linux provider about a systems management initiative. Yesterday Canonical announced Landscape, their systems management and monitoring tool for Ubuntu. Red Hat and Hyperic announced RHQ, an open-source project for developing a core set of IT infrastructure management capabilities. Finally Novell announced the acquisition of Platespin, a company that developed a virtualization management suite.
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