|Redhat Enterprise 4 Released|
|Posted by: AceBHound on Feb 14th, 2005 9:56 PM|
|Version 4.0 of Redhat Enterprise Linux was just released. They are touting the new release will leave no reason for many people to stay with Sun Solaris, as most of the features Solaris has are already available in Enterprise Linux or will soon be added.
The fourth version of Red Hat's software uses the 2.6 kernel for the first time. This improves general performance, I/O functions, networking, memory and storage. It also includes "Security-enhanced Linux" developed with the US' National Security Agency. The firm is also extending support from five to seven years in response to customer requests.