A consortium of Linux providers including Connectiva, SCO Group, SuSE, and Turbolinux last week launched a jointly developed operating system called UnitedLinux 1.0, which each vendor will use as the core for its own new products. There will be little difference among the vendors' offerings, senior Yankee Group analyst Laura DiDio says, but customers must do their homework to find the best deals on tech support, services, and training.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.