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My MissionMy observations and opinions about IT are based on 40 years of use in science and technology and lately, in education. I like IT that is fast, cost-effective and reliable. I do not care whether my solution is the same as yours. I like to think for myself.
My first use of GNU/Linux in 2001 was so remarkably better than what I had been using, I feel it is important work to share GNU/Linux with the world. I have been blessed by working in schools where students and school systems have benefited by good, modular software easily installed in most systems.
I have shown GNU/Linux to thousands of students and hundreds of teachers over the years and will continue in some way doing that until I die in spite of the opposition.
Daily Archives: September 28, 2010
Dana Blankenhorn knows a thing or two about IT but this is just wrong: “The chasm is that point in the “s” curve where a product is known and liked by experts or aficionados, poised on the brink of mass … Continue reading
I am fortunate. My IT is straight forward. I set up GNU/Linux servers and GNU/Linux desktops and everyone (almost) is happy. It works reliably and I don’t need to fix much. Others have a more challenging task. Leaving the servers … Continue reading
Oracle and the properties it purchased with SUN Microsystems are evolving. OpenOffice.org is being replaced by LibreOffice and the Document Foundation. No word yet on whether or not Oracle will be participating. They let OpenSolaris wither. They may do the … Continue reading