IT Management Linux News for Jan 18, 2011
Where Does Steve Jobs' Absence Leave Apple? (Jan 18, 2011, 23:05)
Datamation: "The Martin Luther King holiday
isn't usually a time of big tech announcements, but a brief email
sent to employees by Apple CEO Steve Jobs yesterday set the tech
Setting Up Linux Cgroups (Jan 18, 2011, 22:05)
ServerWatch: "Last week's column introduced
Linux Control Groups (or cgroups), a feature initially developed to
limit resource usage in the Linux kernel. But it can do much
Being a Free/Open Source Software Catalyst : Part I (Jan 18, 2011, 19:05)
LXer: "Having trouble convincing the Boss when
it comes to FOSS? This article discusses common pitfalls that arise
when advocating Free / Open Source software in your organization.
This is part I of a series of articles focused upon being a part of
FOSS culture change."
It Management Fail: Always Blame the Worker Bees (Jan 18, 2011, 18:35)
Linux Planet: ""Security fail: When trusted IT
people go bad" has a great title. Then it's all downhill. I suppose
it's appropriate for an audience of managers who want cheerleading
for bad management more than good information."
50 Open Source Replacements for Storage Software (Jan 18, 2011, 17:35)
Datamation: "According to researchers at IDC, the digital universe included 1.2 million petabytes, or 1.2 zettabytes, of data by the end of 2010. In case you have trouble picturing those numbers, that's enough data to fill a stack of DVDs that stretches to the moon and back."
5 VPN Clients for Linux (Jan 18, 2011, 16:35)
Linux Planet: "Administering heterogenous
networks means making Mac and Windows play nice with Linux, and
each other, even when they don't want to. Here are five Linux VPN
clients for Cisco, Juniper, and other VPN servers."
6 of the Best Free Linux Digital Forensics Tools (Jan 18, 2011, 07:05)
LinuxLinks: "Linux has a good range of digital
forensics tools that can process data, perform data analysis of
text documents, images, videos, and executable files, present that
data to the investigator in a form that helps identify relevant
data, and to search the data"