Overview of content related to 'ibm' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/1199/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=jon%20knight&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en From the Trenches: Network Services on a Shoestring http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/knight <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue2/knight#author1">Jon Knight</a> describes how Linux is a cheap and useful operating system for library systems units and the like.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>If you work in a library systems unit, it can sometimes be a bit depressing reading the computer press. At a time when budgets are often fixed or falling and the expectations of patrons and other library staff are constantly rising, the last thing that the system team need is for the latest and greatest operating systems and applications to arrive demanding the latest hardware if they are to be usable.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/knight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue2 tooled up jon knight apache software foundation ibm loughborough university microsoft ncsa apache ascii authentication browser cd-rom database graphics html hypertext linux mac os opac operating system search technology software sql standards telnet video vt100 web browser windows Tue, 19 Mar 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 66 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk From the Trenches: HTML, Which Version? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/knight <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>In From the Trenches, a regular column which delves into the more technical aspects of networking and the World Wide Web, <a href="/issue1/knight#author1">Jon Knight</a>, programmer and a member of the ROADS team, takes a look at the causes of good and bad HTML and explains what tags we should be marking up Web pages with.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Most people concerned with Electronic Libraries have by now marked up a document in the HyperText Markup Language (HTML), even if its only their home page. HTML provides an easy means of adding functionality such as distributed hyperlinking and insertion of multimedia objects into documents. Done well, HTML provides access to information over a wide variety of platforms using many different browsers accessing servers via all manners of network connections. However, it is also possible to do HTML badly. Badly done HTML may tie a document down to a particular browser or hardware platform.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/knight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue1 tooled up jon knight ibm ietf loughborough university microsoft ascii browser data dtd html hypertext latex multimedia sgml software standards tei url usability Fri, 19 Jan 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 41 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk