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By John | August 1, 2007

IBM saves $250 million consolidating Linux servers on to mainframes

That ain’t chump change

 Qlusters Closes $10 Million in Series C Funding

With more than 100,000 downloads since its launch in January 2006.  Another great case study,  Qlusters’ has raised over 33 million in VC and lost a senior guy like William Hurley (a.k.a. whurley).  Where are the financials?  100k in downloads gets you 33 million.  What do the VC’s get?

Open source marching on system management space –

They infer that Tivoli is going OSS by putting things in Eclipse.  Opps… They have had development tools in Eclipse for a number of years.  Just because they are Eclipse based doesn’t mean they are OSS.  Not even close.  However, it went well with their story.

Topics: 451, OSS, bmc, caos, gartner, groundwork, groundworkopensource, hp, hyperic, ibm, nagios, opennms, opensource, tivoli, zabbix, zenoss | No Comments »