Make money with Linux

Research finds that running 10-50 apps on a mainframe costs less than on one Linux or Solaris server. I was lucky enough to work on IBM AS/400 system for some time. We used to run AIX, RedHat Debian Linux natively on an iSeries Logical Partition (LPAR). According to this article: Fresh light on mainframe total […]

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The OpenLogic Expert Community is a group of open source software developers committed to the success of open source. They are dedicated to solving the problems encountered by open source software users and are working with OpenLogic to support open source software projects in the enterprise. While the benefits of open source software are clear, […]

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This is a yet another prime example that clearly demonstrates Linux is growing and you can make money too. From the article: SiCortex, a startup that makes Linux computer clusters, announced that it has closed a $21 million round of funding, led by Chevron Technology Ventures through its venture capital arm, CTTV Investments LLC. The […]

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This is a John’s guide to earning an income from a Free and Open Source software project. From the article: This is a collection of methods and strategies to make income from an Open Source project while keeping it thriving and freely available. The methods take into account project brand strength, and the real opportunities […]

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This is list of Open source companies or start-ups you may wish to watch out. This gives you bit idea how people or start-ups making money using Open source software or Linux. FTA, “Open source software is a given in most enterprise data centers, so it’s not surprising to see the ranks of open source […]

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An independently-conducted study on reseller and system integrator adoption trends and attitudes around Linux suggest that Linux installations leads into good profits. FTA, “The results of a poll entitled Linux in the Channel suggests resellers with an established practice around Linux-based solutions are experiencing sustainable and profitable revenues The poll of more than 400 U.S. […]

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Have you ever wondered how an open source software vendor makes money? Matt McAlister has posted information on how open source software vendor making money with open source software. He is comparing SugarCRM and Salesforce.com CRM software. FTA, “…They’ve done a really clever thing which is to build a revenue model around the added services […]

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