From:"Open Magazine" <>
Subject: THE LINUX LINE - Vol. II, No. 5
Date: 17 Jul 2002 04:36:03 -0400
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 July 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 read about why IBM is wrapping its 
software integration strategy around its middleware and the key Linux 
advantage for corporate integration customers; IBM's John Vitkus talks 
about a new Linux testing ground for Wall Street: the Linux Center of 
Competency; e-business on demand turns a corner with IBM's introduction 
of Linux Virtual Services; and more.

You'll get a close look at the Extreme Blue Internship program; an 
introduction to the eServer p630, the first to run native Linux; how to 
write Linux command-line utilities; a Web Services tutorial with 
WebSphere; and more.

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We hope you enjoy your subscription to The Linux Line.

All the best,

Open magazine

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