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Red Hat announce end of life dates for his distributions

Posted by baffa on Nov 04, 2003 - 10:16 AM
Red Hat has announced a change for the dates for end of support (errata, bug fixes, security fixes) for latest releases of his Red Hat Linux distibution: 1 year. The (commercial) Red Hat Enterprise Linux will have 2.5 years of full support, and 5 years for security errata and mission critical bug fixes.

The Environments of Galaxies: from kpc to Mpc

Posted by baffa on Nov 01, 2003 - 12:00 AM
The Environments of Galaxies: from kpc to Mpc: First Announcement The conference will be held at the MAICH conference centre, near the town of Chania on the northern coast of Crete, Greece.

Massive Solar Flare

Posted by baffa on Oct 29, 2003 - 11:45 AM

Red Hat release Enterprise Linux 3.0

Posted by baffa on Oct 23, 2003 - 08:58 AM
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3.0, released Wednesday, is the company's second edition of Linux specially designed for corporate users that prize stability. The company says that the new version of the operating system runs Java software and databases faster, can run on mainframes and several other new machines, takes advantage of powerful 32-processor hardware and comes with better programming tools. You can find an article on Cnet.

The EU publishes Open Source Migration Guidelines

Posted by baffa on Oct 22, 2003 - 11:44 AM
The EU, by means of IDA (Interchange of Data betwheen Administrations), publishes practical guidelines for migrating to Open Source Software.

Dying software technologies

Posted by baffa on Oct 21, 2003 - 09:49 AM
Computerworld published on Oct 20, an article on some widely used technologies that seems doomed or are forseen as dying. Skysoft team do not share all opinions with the articolist, but we feel the article is worth reading.

SPIE 49th Annual Meeting

Posted by baffa on Oct 21, 2003 - 09:30 AM
The next SPIE Annual Meeting will be held from 2 to 6 August 2004 at Denver (Colorado, USA) and now it is the time of the call for papers. The annual meeting will comprises 66 Conferences in remote sensing and space technology, optical systems engineering, signal and image processing,ecc.

Mandrake Linux 9.2 released

Posted by baffa on Oct 17, 2003 - 07:36 PM
Mandrake has released the version 9.2 of its distribution. Really interesting is the availability, besides the usual standad editions, of a new flavor of this distribution, the Discovery version, a 2-CD office/multimedia product for beginners which comes without any server capability.

First China manned space flight succesfully

Posted by baffa on Oct 16, 2003 - 10:36 AM
SpaceDaily is reporting that China's historic first manned space mission has ended with the safe return of its first astronaut Lieutenant Colonel Yang Liwei, 38, who landed just before 6.30am Beijing time (22:30 UTC 15/10/2003) at the designated recovery zone north east of Beijing. The capsule has been recovered and opened and the pilot is very much alive, 'and doing autographs'.(from slashdot).

Skysoft presented at Adass XIII

Posted by baffa on Oct 08, 2003 - 12:40 PM
Skysoft will be presented at the annual Astronomical Data Analysis Software & Systems (ADASS) conference. This year the conference will be held at Strasbourg (France). The full poster is available here (A3 version 7Mb).

Adass Conference XIII

Posted by baffa on Sep 30, 2003 - 11:42 AM
The ADASS 2003 conference will be held in Strasbourg, France at the Strasbourg Congress Center from 13-15 October, 2003. The conference is hosted by Centre de Donnees Astronomiques de Strasbourg (CDS).
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