From:"OpenMagazine" <>
Subject: THE LINUX LINE - Vol. II, No. 3
Date: Thu, 16 May 2002 07:42:01 EDT
Dear valued Open magazine subscriber:

As one of our subscribers who indicated an interest in expanding Linux
learning with relevant third-party information, we are pleased to send
you the May issue of IBM's Linux magazine-on-the-Web, The Linux Line.

Whether you're interested in tutorials on how to capitalize on the
capabilities of Linux software or seeking rich IT assessments by top
analysts, The Linux Line, like Open, is a useful roadmap for following
Linux as it continues taking the IT world by storm.

In this month's issue, you'll learn more about the IBM blade strategy
unleashed, in the form of IBM's eServer BladeCenter systems, as IBM's
Tim Dougherty spells out the value proposition, and you'll be taken
behind the scenes at Tommy Hilfiger, where Linux and Java have become
part of its strategic push for better supplier and retailer reach.

You'll read about how the dots connect between Linux and Web services; 
debut for Volume Management technology for Linux; study links; upcoming
Linux roadshows; and more.

It's waiting for you! Just point your browser to or download a
printer-friendly PDF at

We hope you enjoy your subscription to The Linux Line.

All the best,

Open magazine

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