How VARs can make money from Linux and open source

July 31, 2008
Romancing the screen
IT World Canada
Sharky is waiting until the right time to follow the steamy e-book links from romance publisher Harlequin.

“The company says the interactive buttons “enhance the reading experience” and bring “the world of the novel to life without the reader having to leave the computer.” With these advances in technology, you can experience romance without the requirement of archaic, 20th-century items, such as an actual partner.”

What’s your opinion?

Protect yourself against poison DNS attacks in 30 seconds
Preston Gralla has a quick fix for the latest DNS flaw.

“A newly found flaw in the Domain Name System may leave millions of people vulnerable to poison DNS attacks. But there’s a free, easy way to make yourself invulnerable, and it’ll take you all of about 30 seconds.”

What’s your opinion?

Eight Ways VARs Can Profit from Linux and Open Source
The VAR Guy
Who says VARs can’t make money on open source? Not the VAR Guy.

“During a meeting earlier this week in New Orleans, a solution provider told The VAR Guy he just didn’t understand how to profit from open source. Didn’t we put this issue to rest a long ago? Perhaps not. Here are eight ways VARs can profit from Linux and Open Source.”

What’s your opinion?

Would you recommend this article?


Thanks for taking the time to let us know what you think of this article!
We'd love to hear your opinion about this or any other story you read in our publication.

Jim Love, Chief Content Officer, IT World Canada

Featured Download

Jeff Jedras
Jeff Jedras
A veteran technology and business journalist, Jeff Jedras began his career in technology journalism in the late 1990s, covering the booming (and later busting) Ottawa technology sector for Silicon Valley North and the Ottawa Business Journal, as well as everything from municipal politics to real estate. He later covered the technology scene in Vancouver before joining IT World Canada in Toronto in 2005, covering enterprise IT for ComputerWorld Canada. He would go on to cover the channel as an assistant editor with CDN. His writing has appeared in the Vancouver Sun, the Ottawa Citizen and a wide range of industry trade publications.

Related Tech News

Featured Tech Jobs


CDN in your inbox

CDN delivers a critical analysis of the competitive landscape detailing both the challenges and opportunities facing solution providers. CDN's email newsletter details the most important news and commentary from the channel.