The main entrance in New Yorks Jacob Javits Center decked out penguin style.
2LinuxWorld 2004 – Power to the Linux People.
James Stallings, IBMs general manager of Linux talked up the companys 64-bit, Linux-friendly POWER processor architecture at a press conference on Wednesday.
3LinuxWorld 2004 – e-LAP in the Hand
No relation to the racehorse Phar Lap, IBM unveiled its e-LAP (embedded Linux Application Platform), an open-standards-based Linux and Java PDA reference design.
4LinuxWorld 2004 – LinuxWorld 2004 (demo)
Jim Enright, director of Oracle Corp.s Linux program Office, explained the companys strategy for Linux enterprise solutions inside the dark and foreboding Oracle 10g dome.
5LinuxWorld 2004 – LinuxWorld 2004 (hardware)
Originally commissioned by the Department of Energy, Systran Corp.s Cluster Computing System is designed to operate in extreme temperatures and high altitudes, as well as resist shocks and vibrations.
6LinuxWorld 2004 – LinuxWorld 2004 (exhibitor)
The open-source Helix Media Player poses a question to program manager Vikram Dendi.
7LinuxWorld 2004 – X Marks the Spot
StarNet Communications Corp.s Desktop-X X11 server offers rehosted Unix applications on a Windows desktop, using the Interix subsystem.
8LinuxWorld 2004 – To Heck and Back
Mike Heck, chief technology officer of TGS Inc., demonstrates how the companys Amira Scientific Visualization Application can create 3D graphics for medical imaging, data analysis and other scientific pursuits.
9LinuxWorld 2004 – The Linux Posse
Jim Gleason (the one not wearing a t-shirt), president of the New York Linux Users Group, and many others from this influential community in the Big Apple.
10LinuxWorld 2004 – LinuxWorld 2004 (robot)
Sprockets, the robo-shill, hypes Messaging Processing Platform 1.05, a k a MPP, RAE Internet Inc.s new anti-virus and anti-spam software.
11LinuxWorld 2004 – LinuxWorld 2004
To celebrate its record-breaking TPC-C benchmark, Red Hat Inc. raffled off a 2004 Porsche Boxster. There was a catch, however, the prize was only for a two-year lease.
12LinuxWorld 2004 – LinuxWorld 2004
David Chow, CEO of ShaoLin Microsystems Ltd., in traditional Chinese garb (the Chinese New Year arrived during the show). The companys Volume Replicator software can saves Linux users data from certain doom in case of a disaster.
13LinuxWorld 2004 – LinuxWorld 2004
Sybase Inc.s Linux Competency Center Director Sinan Baskan and a screenshot of SQL Anywhere Studio 8 running on Linux.
14LinuxWorld 2004 – LinuxWorld 2004 (geeks)
Moderator Chris DiBona conferred with contestants at LinuxWorlds infamous Golden Penguin Bowl trivia challenge. Go team!