Error
  • JUser::_load: Unable to load user with id: 67

Featured Articles

Analysts expect ARM to do well next year

Analysts expect ARM to do well next year

British chip designer ARM could cash in on the mobile industry's rush to transition to 64-bit operating systems and hardware.

More...
Huawei and Xiaomi outpace Lenovo, LG in smartphone market

Huawei and Xiaomi outpace Lenovo, LG in smartphone market

Samsung has lost smartphone market share, ending the quarter on a low note and Xiaomi appears to be the big winner.

More...
Intel Broadwell 15W coming to CES

Intel Broadwell 15W coming to CES

It looks like Intel will be showing off its 14nm processors, codenames Broadwell, in a couple of weeks at CES 2015.

More...
Gainward GTX 980 Phantom reviewed

Gainward GTX 980 Phantom reviewed

Today we’ll be taking a closer look at the recently introduced Gainward GTX 980 4GB with the company’s trademark Phantom cooler.

More...
Zotac ZBOX Sphere OI520 barebones vs Sphere Plus review

Zotac ZBOX Sphere OI520 barebones vs Sphere Plus review

Zotac has been in the nettop and mini-PC space for more than four years now and it has managed to carve…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Wednesday, 02 January 2008 11:29

Fedora 8 runs on Microsoft's Hyper-V

Written by

Image

Open Source deals net fruit


Microsoft
has announced that Fedora 8 can now be integrated into a Microsoft Server 2008 deployment in six steps or less. The move is part of the fruit of Microsoft's various pacts with different Linux companies.

Hyper V is the virtualization environment for Server 2008, and getting Linux to work with it does take a lot of effort. However, a Microsoft spokesman said that the steps needed to get Fedora 8 to "just work" in a virtualized environment via Hyper-V could now be done simply with no special options, kernel arguments or hardware configuration involved.

It is expected that Microsoft will be making more interoperability statements within the next year. Novell, which makes the SUSE Linux that competes with Fedora, has disclosed that Microsoft paid it $355.6 million last year as part of their interoperability partnership.

More here.
Last modified on Friday, 04 January 2008 06:25

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments