Red Hat Launches JBoss Operations Network 2.0 to Enhance Enterprise Middleware

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| ...release of JBoss Operations Network (ON) 2.0...

Concurrent Puts Out Update of RedHawk Real-Time Linux

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| While Linux is well known for its stability and ruggedness, for certain
| embedded and real-time applications, even Linux needs a little extra help (as
| do various Unixes, for that matter) in being suitable for running the most
| sensitive and pressing workloads. That's why Concurrent Computer and Wind
| River Systems, which have substantial experience in real-time operating
| systems, exist. To keep current with the advances in Linux features,
| Concurrent recently updated its RedHawk real-time Linux platform.


Linux still top embedded OS

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| In a new whitepaper on Linux in the embedded market, VDC researchers cite the
| following reasons for Linux's popularity:
| * Licensing cost advantages
| * Flexibility of source code access
| * General familiarity
| * Maturing ecosystem of applications and tools
| * Growing developer experience with Linux as an embedded OS

Microsoft Worried Over Linux Dominance In Embedded Space

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| Renames its family of products to target the embedded market.

Who's afraid of embedded Linux? Microsoft

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| ...Microsoft is fighting a losing battle here. It's like gravity.
| Eventually you just stop fighting and learn to accept it. Even Microsoft.


Linux to grow 278% in embedded/mobile/real-time apps

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| Linux use in "next" embedded, mobile, and real-time projects will grow 278
| percent over that in "previous" projects, suggests a recent survey by Venture
| Development Corp. (VDC). *