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IBM's losing ground with Unix -- and Oracle may follow
(Dec 08, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
InfoWorld: Proprietary Unix and mainframe products have long been on the wane as Linux and commodity-cloud solutions have eclipsed them over the past several years.
IBM, Mirantis Launch OpenStack Benchmarking Tool
(Dec 07, 2013, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Talkin' Cloud: Rally is a testing and benchmarking tool that measure OpenStack performance when running various enterprise workloads.
Oracle integrates DTrace debugger into its Linux distribution
(Dec 06, 2013, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
Why Your Mobile Analytics Kit Wants To Be Open Source
(Dec 05, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
ReadWrite: At Adeven, Müller has built an open source software development kit (SDK) that is hosted on GitHub. The SDK is used by some of the largest eCommerce and publishing companies in Europe.
Linux Foundation Expands Its Membership Roster
(Dec 04, 2013, 23:00) (1 talkbacks)
eWEEK: The news is part of the company's strategy around open gaming, which it has just begun to share broadly," Zemlin told eWEEK. "With Steam OS and Steam machines coming soon, Linux Foundation membership will help Valve maximize its investment in Linux long term."
How OpenStack differs from Amazon and must rise to the occasion
(Dec 03, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: The difference between these two cloud giants is that everything OpenStack does, it does in the open.
Pentaho launches open source community edition 5.0
(Dec 03, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
CIOL: Newest version of Pentaho's open source data integration and business analytics platform.
An open source, infinitely scalable Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
(Dec 02, 2013, 13:00) (1 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: InfiniSQL is a massively scalable relational database system (RDBMS), composed entirely from scratch (not built upon some other technology).
Master version control with Git - tutorial
(Dec 02, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux User & Developer: To really benefit from Git you need not just a few commands on a cheat sheet, but an understanding of how it works.
Canonical launches Ubuntu Resources website
(Dec 01, 2013, 18:00) (1 talkbacks)
Muktware: Canonical has launched a new website named Ubuntu Resources, a site targetted towards its Ubuntu Touch devices.
Top 10 Linux-Based Gifts for 2013 Under $400
(Dec 01, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: This year's list of the top 10 cool Linux-based gifts has dropped the price limit from $500 to $400, with seven candidates falling below $300.
Say What? Top Five IT Quotes of the Week - November 29th, 2013
(Dec 01, 2013, 02:00) (0 talkbacks)
InternetNews: "If you want to be open-source and you want to make a difference, you have to be radically different and present a significantly newer way of doing things."
Installing Debian testing On GPT HDDs ( 2TB) From A Grml Live Linux
(Nov 29, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
HowtoForge: This tutorial explains how to install Debian testing with the help of debootstrap from a Grml Live Linux system.
How to set up a secure Apache webserver on Ubuntu
(Nov 28, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
Xmodulo: This tutorial assumes that you have a running Ubuntu Server, that networking has been set up, and that you have ssh access.
BlackBerry increases Android app support
(Nov 27, 2013, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
PC World: BlackBerry is making it easier for Android applications to run on its latest smartphones.
5 factors to consider when selecting an open-source vendor
(Nov 27, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
FCW: As more agencies experience the tangible benefits of the technology and demand increases, the market follows, and suddenly agencies are facing not one or two vendor options but dozens.
Linux Top 3: RHEL 6.5, openSUSE 13.1 and Linux 3.13 RC1
(Nov 25, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux Planet: This past week marked the on-time debut of the openSUSE 13.1, RHEL 6.5 and the early release of Linux 3.13 rc1
Munich tries to quit Microsoft, The Weather Channel goes open source, and more
(Nov 24, 2013, 18:00) (3 talkbacks)
Open Source.com: We scoured the web for some of this week's most interesting open source-related news stories.
Say What? Top Five IT Quotes of the Week - November 22nd
(Nov 24, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
InternetNews: "Bold steps are needed now to protect our fundamental rights to privacy and freedom of opinion and association online."
How to Add Windows Host to Nagios Monitoring Server
(Nov 23, 2013, 03:00) (0 talkbacks)
Tecmint: This article describes how to monitor Windows machines "private" services such as CPU load, Disk usage, Memory usage, Services, etc.
How to install and configure Cacti on Linux
(Nov 22, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
xmodulo: Any system admin working in a service provider network would certainly agree that Cacti is one of the most widely used tools in network management solutions.
Has SourceForge been judged unfairly?
(Nov 22, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITworld: People who download open source software do not expect to get other applications bundled with them.
Review: Puppet vs. Chef vs. Ansible vs. Salt
(Nov 22, 2013, 09:00) (2 talkbacks)
Infoworld: Paul Venezia provides an in-depth review of Puppet, Chef, Ansible, and Salt -- four leading configuration management and orchestration tools, each of which takes a different path to server automation
How to introduce Linux to your little kid
(Nov 22, 2013, 07:00) (1 talkbacks)
Network World: With my daughter nearing 3 years old, the topic of "how best to introduce a young kid to computers" has been on my mind a great deal
How to manage Linux server with GUI
(Nov 19, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
Xmodulo: An alternative to a full-blown desktop GUI is to use a web-based server administration tool.
How to Run Your Small Business With Free Open Source Software
(Nov 16, 2013, 16:00) (0 talkbacks)
CIO: Even if you want to stick with a closed source operating system (or, the case of OS X, partially closed source), your business can still take advantage of a vast amount of open source software.
10 Lesser Known Commands for Linux - Part 3
(Nov 16, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
TecMint: We have come up with the third article of this series which includes few other lesser known Linux commands, worth knowing.
Install Nginx + Php FPM + APC on CentOS 6.4
(Nov 15, 2013, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
BinaryTides: A lemp server runs Nginx web server along with Php and Mysql or MariaDB on a Linux system. In this tutorial we shall be setting up Nginx with Php FPM on CentOS.
Live From SUSECon: Brazilian Credit Union Saves Millions With Linux on System z
(Nov 15, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: Sicoob (Credit Unions System for Brazil) is the sixth largest financial institution in Brazil, and it was hampered by an aging and chaotic IT infrastructure.
10 basic examples of linux netstat command
(Nov 14, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
BinaryTides: Netstat is a command line utility that can be used to list out all the network (socket) connections on a system.
The Linux kernel community learns how to grow more penguins
(Nov 14, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
opensource.com: One change happening now to the Linux kernel community is a shift in the demographics of the members.
Your visual how-to guide for SELinux policy enforcement
(Nov 13, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
OpenSource.com: The SELinux primary model or enforcement is called type enforcement. Basically this means we define the label on a process based on its type, and the label on a file system object based on its type.
SUSE tool to manage Windows-Linux environments
(Nov 13, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
IT Wire: The SUSE Manager Management Pack for Microsoft System Centre will serve as a single central console to manage virtual and physical environments.
Linux Top 3: Slackware 14.1, Pear 8 and Frugalware 1.9
(Nov 12, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxPlanet: The first Linux distribution just keeps on going.