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OpenDaylight Lithium Release Debuts [VIDEO]
(Jun 29, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Chris Wright, Technical Director of SDN at Red Hat discusses the new OpenDaylight release.

Red Hat Enterpise Linux for ARM reaches Closed Beta
(Jun 29, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

inquirer: RHELA will be a relation of, but not identical to, the x86 version, with most features intact and working on 64-bit ARMv8-A chips, most importantly to a common standard, which as ever with Red Hat is the goal.

Hey gamers! DirectX 11 is coming to Linux thanks to CodeWeavers and Wine
(Jun 29, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

PC World: The DirectX 11 support coming to CrossOver and Wine will let more Windows games 'just run' on Linux.

Open Source History: Why Didn't BSD Beat Out GNU and Linux?
(Jun 29, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

The VAR Guy: BSD was the first "open source" Unix-like operating system, but it never became nearly as popular as ones based on GNU and the Linux kernel.

Red Hat builds on its open-source storage portfolio
(Jun 29, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

ComputerWorld: Red Hat updated both its Ceph and Gluster file systems for enterprise usage

Why Open Source Does Not A Business Make: Talend CEO Mike Tuchen's Principles For Success
(Jun 29, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Forbes: Data integration was a big business before the big data craze and has become a bigger business since.

How to Backup Files in Linux With Rsync on the Command Line
(Jun 29, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks) Rsync stands for remote sync which was written by Andrew Tridgell and Paul Mackerras back in 1996.

Linux 4.2 DRM Updates: Lots Of AMD Attention, No Nouveau Driver Changes
(Jun 29, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: David Airlie has sent in the main DRM driver updates for the Linux 4.2 kernel.

Makulu 9 Aero Soars Above the Linux Distro Crowd
(Jun 29, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: Aero uses a Windows 7-style Start Menu.

A month with Fedora 22 leaves me hungry for 23
(Jun 29, 2015, 06:00) (1 talkbacks)

ZDnet: After four weeks of using the latest release of Fedora, the next release cannot come soon enough, and not for the right reasons.

How to repair your Grub 2 on Ubuntu
(Jun 29, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowtoForge: Grub 2 was a long awaited and very important upgrade over the previous version of the most popular and widely used boot manager in existence.

Red Hat moves deeper into cloud analytics
(Jun 29, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Red Hat has made it clear that its wants to be a major cloud company. Now, it's making sure you know that it also wants to be your cloud analytic partner.

Work begins on totally new openSUSE release
(Jun 28, 2015, 22:00) (1 talkbacks)

There are about 2,000 packages in openSUSE 42 right now, said Stephan “Coolo” Kulow, release manager. Of course, many more are expected.

How IKEA Patched for Shellshock
(Jun 28, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: It took about 2.5 hours to test, deploy and upgrade Ikea's entire IT infrastructure to defend against Shellshock. Here's how IKEA did it so quickly.

Distance Is The Racing Game I Never Knew I Wanted On Linux, Some Thoughts & Video
(Jun 28, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GamingOnLinux: Distance is a beautiful neon survival racer that I finally had a chance to play, and what I found really did surprise me.

Install MySecureShell SFTP Server In Linux
(Jun 28, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Unixmen: MySecureShell is an Open Source, Multi-platform, very secure FTP server based on OpenSSH.

Meet Nova OS, Cuban's National Ubuntu-Based Linux Operating System
(Jun 28, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: The operating system is called Nova OS and the latest available version is 4.0, released March 22, 2013, which is based on Canonical's Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Red Hat Summit Highlights Docker, RHEL 7.2 Roadmap and More
(Jun 27, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: This year's Red Hat Summit brought together the company's executives, customers and partners from June 23 to 26 to discuss technology trends and product innovation. A key theme this year was Docker container technology, with Red Hat announcing its Atomic Enterprise Platform and the OpenShift Enterprise 3 platform.

Backup with these DeDuplicating Encryption Tools
(Jun 27, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxLinks: This article provides a quick roundup of 6 deduplicating encryption backup tools.

ZIDOO X9 Android powered 4K Smart TV Box with HDMI input
(Jun 27, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ItRunsOnLinux: The ZIDOO X9 is one of the first Android powered mediaplayers with an HDMI input,

Slackware-Based Linux distro VectorLinux 7.1 is out now - Lightweight OS with Improved Installer
(Jun 27, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxPitstop: VectorLinux 7.1 is out now and available to download and install for computers with both 32bit and 64bit architectures. It is a lightweight, easy to install distribution, based on Slackware concept. This new release is equip

Valve Announces SteamOS 2.0 Preview Release Based on Debian 8.1 Jessie
(Jun 26, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Based on the recently released Debian GNU/Linux 8.1 (Jessie) operating system, the first snapshot of the upcoming SteamOS 2.0 operating system is powered by Linux kernel 3.18 LTS

Monitor Server Resources with Collectd-web and Apache CGI in Linux
(Jun 26, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: This tutorial will discuss how you can install and run Collectd-web interface

Git 2.4.5 Out Now with Lots of Under-the-Hood Improvements
(Jun 26, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Git 2.4.5 is the fifth maintenance release for the stable 2.4 series

illume OS 2.1.2 has been Released, See the Installation Guide
(Jun 26, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Linuxpitstop: illume OS is a free and open source Debian based Linux distribution that is especially designed to run on note books, laptops and computers for students. I

Microsoft Office for Android phone
(Jun 26, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ItRunsOnLinux: Five weeks ago Microsoft announced Office for Android phone preview. Now it's officially available.

4 Useful Tips on mkdir, tar and kill Commands in Linux
(Jun 26, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: We keep on accomplishing a task conventionally until we come to know that it can be done in a much better way the other way.

Monitoring Your Drupal Website Using Centreon
(Jun 26, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 unixmen: Centreon is an Open Source software package that lets you supervise all the infrastructure and applications comprising your information system.

Jonathan Riddell Resigns from Kubuntu Community Council
(Jun 26, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Jonathan Riddell is no longer a member of the Kubuntu Community Council and the situation created by the Ubuntu Community Council, and the Kubuntu developers seems to have ended peacefully.

Massive open source email & collaboration platform Roundcube beats Indiegogo funding goal
(Jun 26, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 VentureBeat: cPanel reports that Roundcube is dominant with 62 percent of all users in its systems.

Content strategy: the new philosophy of technical documentation
(Jun 26, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

I've seen a tremendous shift in attitude toward technical documentation by software users, creators, and organizations.

Windows versus Linux for businesses
(Jun 26, 2015, 05:00) (1 talkbacks)

 ITworld: The question of whether Linux is better than Windows has been around for a long time, and the answer usually seems to vary depending on the needs of the user.

If we've won, why are we still explaining open source?
(Jun 26, 2015, 04:00) (1 talkbacks) It's not simply the community and legal basics people continue to misunderstand.

Docker shocker: It's got a commercial product, and is ready to SELL IT
(Jun 25, 2015, 23:00) (1 talkbacks)

el Reg: Look, ma, we're a real business now

How to benchmark your GPU on Linux
(Jun 25, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: GLX gears is a popular OpenGL test that is part of the “mesa-utils” package.

Red Hat: 'Linux Has Won The Data Center'
(Jun 25, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

CRN: "I'm here today to tell you that Linux and the open source community have won."

Fedora 23 Looks To Make It Easy To Test Cloud Images
(Jun 25, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: A feature being worked on for Fedora 23 is to make it easy to test cloud images locally from the Fedora Workstation/Server.

10 Practical Examples Of Linux ‘nmap’ Command
(Jun 25, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

unixmen: Nmap can be a valuable diagnostic tool for network administrators while they can be also a potent reconnaissance tool for the Black-hat community (Hackers, Crackers, Script Kiddies, etc).

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