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LinuxIT showcased in IDC partner spotlight

Posted by Sarah Davey on Wed, Jan 27, 2016 @ 12:42 PM

LinuxIT Recognised at Red Hat EMEA Partner Awards 2015

Posted by Sarah Davey on Mon, Oct 19, 2015 @ 08:56 AM

Linux systems management specialist takes home Stronger Together Award for collaboration with Softcat and Tier 2 Consulting

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Tags: Red Hat, LinuxIT, Linux Specialist, Claranet, Open Source Software

Claranet acquires two UK services providers to enhance disaster recovery and Linux capabilities

Posted by Sarah Davey on Wed, Jul 08, 2015 @ 08:54 AM

Techgate and LinuxIT acquired by Claranet as company continues expansion drive across Europe

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Tags: busines continuity and disaster recovery, LinuxIT, Claranet, managed services, Techgate, Linux

LinuxIT Selected Again as an Approved G-Cloud 6 Supplier

Posted by Sarah Davey on Tue, Feb 03, 2015 @ 01:27 PM

Linux Systems Management specialist LinuxIT has been officially accepted as an approved supplier on G-Cloud 6, the government’s official online procurement network.

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Tags: GCloud, Linux, government official procurement network

LinuxIT Reacts Quickly to Ghoulish Vulnerability

Posted by Sarah Davey on Thu, Jan 29, 2015 @ 02:32 PM

LinuxIT, the UK’s Linux systems management specialists is aware of the recently discovered GHOST vulnerability and is working with clients to ensure that their systems are not at risk. This critical vulnerabilityknown as "GHOST" because it can be triggered by the GetHOST functions. The vulnerability is a serious weakness in the Linux glibc library acting, a core component of all Linux systems. It acts as a 'buffer overflow' bug affecting the gethostbyname() and gethostbyname2(). It allows  remote attackers to take complete control of the victims system without having any prior knowledge of system credentials.

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Tags: secure linux, LinuxIT

LINBIT Announces High Availability Solution Training - May 2015

Posted by Sarah Davey on Mon, Jan 19, 2015 @ 02:28 PM

Imagine you are sitting in an airplane with only one engine and it fails.

Don't worry! Airplanes have several redundant systems and your IT infrastructure should also have this! That's why a deep knowledge about High Availability and Disaster Recovery is vital!

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Tags: LinuxIT, LINBIT, high availability, disater recovery

LinuxIT Takes the Pain Out of Shell Shock for its Customers

Posted by Sarah Davey on Fri, Oct 10, 2014 @ 11:27 AM
As soon as the seriousness of the issue became apparent LinuxIT created a ticket to co-ordinate our response. Our technical team began to assess our customer base and work out who was most at risk. Our Service Delivery Manager contacted all our customers and advised them of the issue and that we were looking into what needed to be done.
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Tags: LinuxIT, Bash, ShellShock

Red Hat Forum London - Meeting with LinuxIT 19th June

Posted by Sarah Davey on Wed, Jun 04, 2014 @ 04:21 PM

 I am excited to have the opportunity to invite you to see the LinuxIT team at the Red Hat Forum 2014 in London on the 19th of June.

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Tags: Red Hat, LinuxIT

LinuxIT Awarded New Services on G-Cloud V

Posted by Sarah Davey on Thu, May 29, 2014 @ 08:59 AM

Linux Systems Management and Open Source Software specialist LinuxIT has been awarded a place on Lot 4: Specialist Cloud Services on G-CloudV expanding its portfolio by adding new services to its existing selection.

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Tags: Agile services, Local Government, Open Architectures, LinuxIT G-Cloud, Linux

Want to Become a LINBIT Certified Engineer?

Posted by Sarah Davey on Tue, Jan 21, 2014 @ 01:19 PM

LINBIT and LinuxIT Know High Availability

As the leader in Linux High Availability, creator and developers of DRBD®, LINBIT knows High Availability. You or your engineers will learn how to build, troubleshoot and engineer High Availability directly from the experts.

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