Red Hat Magazine | February 2006

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Red Hat Magazine, Issue #16

February 2006

Red Hat Summit Nashville

After last month's literary tour through Asia, this month we're in a city a little closer to home--Music City. Home of the Grand Ole Opry and this year's Red Hat Summit. Red Hat Magazine has the scoop on Summit speakers, track topics, and specials.

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Feature Articles:

How the Summit changed my life A year ago, RHCE(r) Jon Benedict was bored at work, and looking for a new place to hang his hat. He attended the Red Hat Summit, and everything fell into place. Read his story.

A long talk with Cory Doctorow, part 2 by Bascha Harris The final half of our two-part series on Summit speaker Cory Doctorow. All you ever wanted to know about the state of digital freedom, but didn't know who to ask. We've also got a transcript of the interview. And don't forget the first half, from last month's issue.

A photo tour of Nashville Nashville is a city meant to be heard, but the sights aren't bad either. Join us as we take a closer look at the streets and spirit of Nashville.

Summit keynote speaker: Nicholas Negroponte Since he couldn't stop for an interview, we've compiled a great list of fast facts about this popular speaker, philanthropist, and technology guru.

Summit tracks See the list of topical tracks. New this year: Emerging Technologies, Storage/Clustering, Ecosystem.

We've got a deal for you Thought about registering for the Summit? The early bird special ends February 17. That's Friday. So register now--you'll save $300.

---------------------------- Also in this issue:

Open source development: The diversocracy by Elliot Lee We've always assumed open source is a meritocracy. But is it really? A Red Hat engineer dares to ask the question. His answer may surprise you.

Introduction to DocBook XML by Paul W. Frields Ever wonder how the documentation for your favorite software comes together? In the first article of our Documentation series, writer and engineer Paul W. Frields explains the types of software and markup used in the open source community.

The sound of sharing: Headphone amplifiers built the open source way by Jonathan Opp How an Altoids tin, a 9-volt battery, and a few blueprints shared on the web can rock your world. All you need is to download the plans and find the nearest Radio Shack.

Video: EuroNext Jean-Marc Bouhelier, CEO of Atos Euronext Market Solutions, speaks about partnering with Red Hat to support a joint venture for providing mission-critical technology services for stock exchanges around the world.

Delivering application and services availability by Subbu Krishnamurthy HP and Red Hat have teamed up to create a clustering solution for making applications and data highly available. The solution combines HP Serviceguard for Linux and Red Hat Global File System.

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Editor's blog

Red Hat speaks: Mark Webbink, Deputy General Counsel for Intellectual Property

>From the inside News

Whitepapers and case studies Global events

Ask Shadowman: Winter Olympic fever

Tips & tricks: Remote control, patching Solaris, certs, and RPM

Fedora status report

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