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HP to Provide U.S. Department of Energy Laboratory One of World's Fastest Supercomputers.
The Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory announced that it has ordered an 8.3TF
Linux-based supercomputer from Hewlett Packard Company to be installed in
the Molecular Science Computing Facility in the William R. Wiley
Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory, a DOE scientific user
facility at PNNL.
PNNL will be posting job openings for senior kernel programmers to work
on this new supercomputer. The jobs.pnl.gov site should have the
listings starting April 20, 2002.
Mammoth PostgreSQL released.
Command Prompt has announced the
release of "Mammoth PostgreSQL," a commercially-supported version of the
Linux Stock Index for April 12 to April 16, 2002.
LSI at closing on April 12, 2002 ... 23.80
LSI at closing on April 16, 2002 ... 24.57
The high for the week was 24.93
The low for the week was 23.80
Open Source Products
Distributions and Bundled Products
Proprietary Products for Linux
- Central Command, Inc. (MEDINA, Ohio):
Central Command Releases Vexira Antivirus for Linux Servers and Workstations, Comprehensive, Scalable Virus Protection.
- NEON Systems (SUGAR LAND, Texas):
NEON Systems Wins IBM's Support for Its Commitment to Linux on eServer zSeries.
- NetBrowser Communications, Inc. (SAN RAMON, Calif.):
NetBrowser Partners With Cyclades to Embed e-Guardian(R) Agent.
- Silicon Metrics Corporation (AUSTIN, Texas):
Silicon Metrics' Industry-Leading Cell Library Characterization Tool Provides One-Day Characterization at Hitachi.
- Symantec Corp. (CUPERTINO, Calif.):
Symantec to Develop First Enterprise-Level Firewall for IBM eServer iSeries Linux Offering.
- Xi Graphics, Inc. (DENVER):
Xi Graphics Releases Drivers for 3Dlabs GVX1 Pro Graphics Card; Accelerated-X(TM) Summit v2.1 Support Available for Linux and Solaris.
Linux PC Hardware
Products and Services Using Linux
Products With Linux Versions
- Aestiva (TORRANCE, Calif.):
Aestiva Knowledge Base 3.0 - Puts Knowledge On the Web.
- DataMirror (NASHVILLE, Tenn.):
DataMirror Wins iSeries 2002 Editors' Choice Apex Award.
- Digi International (MINNETONKA, Minn.):
Digi International Adds SSHv2 Feature To PortServer TS Products; New Features Provide Secure Network Serial Connectivity At Lowest Price-Per-Port.
- Intel Corporation (TOKYO):
Intel Software Improves Performance of Applications Across PC, Server and Wireless Architectures.
- Mentor Graphics Corporation (WILSONVILLE, Ore.):
Mentor Graphics HDL Designer Series 2002.1 Speeds Creation and Analysis of Complex Chip Designs.
- Plesk, Inc. (CHANTILLY, Va.):
Plesk, Inc., Announces New Spanish Language Support and Partnership.
- SlickEdit Inc. (MORRISVILLE, N.C.):
SlickEdit Announces Availability of Next Generation Editing Environment.
Linux At Work
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Section Editor: Rebecca Sobol.
April 18, 2002