Show of 7-13-2002

  • Tech Talk Guests — Windows versus Linux/Unix
    • Billy Ball, Stratford Linux/UNIX Expert, Instructor, and Author
    • Jake Lagdameo, Stratford Windows 2000 Expert and Instructor
  • Window Trends and Topics
    • Operating Systems compared (2000, XP, next 64-bit OS, etc.)
    • What is best for the home consumer and the business?
    • Microsoft’s newfound commitment to Security?
    • Hardening tips for IIS, Win2000 Server, Win2000 Workstation, etc.
    • Impact of Microsoft’s .Net initiative
    • Certification tips for those entering the workforce
  • Linux/UNIX Trends and Topics
    • What is Linux? FreeBSD?
    • What is open source?
    • What is a distribution?
    • First time user guide for smooth installation of Linux
    • Hardening tips for Linux, UNIX, Apache, etc.
    • Lindows — is it any good?
    • United Linux — good or bad for the movement?
    • What about Linux applications?
  • Other topics
    • Open versus Close Source Code
    • Linux performance versus Windows performance (single processor, multiprocessor, etc.)
    • Number of Linux/UNIX versus Windows web servers (Linux/UNIX guys love this stat)
    • Linux security versus Windows security (a Linux/UNIX favorite topic)
  • Stratford News
    • Classes Start: August 5