Linux News for Nov 29, 2011
Cloud Traffic Growing Fast Inside the Data Center (Nov 29, 2011, 23:00)
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: New stats from
Cisco show a surprising result, cloud generates less traffic for
the network and more for the data center.
Building A Highly Available Linux Cluster Using Wackamole (Nov 29, 2011, 22:00)
Looking for the Source: Wackamole is an
application which manages a bunch of IPs which should be accessible
from outside all the time.
Kororaa 16 Beta Released (Nov 29, 2011, 21:00)
OStatic: Kororaa is a Fedora-based distribution
aimed at making everyday desktop computing a bit easier straight
out of the box.
25 Ways Open Source is Catching On Beyond Software (Nov 29, 2011, 20:19)
Datamation:The open source movement is
spreading far beyond software to space travel, cars, spying,
textbooks, art -- even cupcakes.
VectorLinux 7.0 GOLD has been released!! (Nov 29, 2011, 19:00)
VectorLinux: The final release of VectorLinux
7.0 (code name 'GG') is now available.
Linux, Open Source & Ubuntu: 10 Custom Linux Distros That Ease IT Administrators` Workload (Nov 29, 2011, 18:00)
eWeek: Ask any Linux aficionado, the platform's
primary strength lies in its flexibility and versatility.
Firefox 11 Gets Vibrator API (Nov 29, 2011, 17:00)
InternetNews.com: From the 'Browser that
Android Started Before iPhone: How True is That? (Nov 29, 2011, 16:01)
Tech Drive-in: "How much Apple's founder Steve
Jobs hated Android is evident from his last conversations with his
biographer, Walter Isaacson."
Benchmarking: Time for Vendors to Get a Clue (Nov 29, 2011, 15:02)
EnterpriseStorageForum: "I have seen an arms
race on the NAS front with SPEC SFS NFS IOP. The benchmark arms
race must end."
HP Odyssey Server Strategy: Red Hat Is True Winner (Nov 29, 2011, 14:01)
The VAR Guy: "Odyssey's biggest potential
winner is Red Hat. Here's why."
Salesforce Heroku Offers Standalone Cloud-Based PostgreSQL Data (Nov 29, 2011, 13:04)
DatabaseJournal: "Heroku has added a standalone
database-as-a-service to its arsenal of cloud offerings: Heroku
Why free software is not a job killer (Nov 29, 2011, 12:03)
IT World: "Where there is proprietary software,
there is the need to support it, which creates more work."
Download CRUX 2.7.1 With Linux Kernel 126.96.36.199 (Nov 29, 2011, 11:01)
Softpedia: "CRUX 2.7.1 is now powered by Linux
kernel 188.8.131.52 and incorporates updates such as GNU C Library
2.12.2, GNU Binutils 2.20.1 and GNU Compiler Collection 4.5.3."
Linux Mint 12: A Great desktop Linux stays Great (Nov 29, 2011, 10:03)
Linux and Open Source: "I'm very impressed by
the newest edition of the popular Mint Linux distribution."
Mageia 2 alpha 1 KDE and GNOME 3 screenshots preview (Nov 29, 2011, 06:00)
LinuxBSDos: The first alpha release of Mageia 2
has been made available for download and testing.
7 Enterprise Search Appliances That Can Save the Day (Nov 29, 2011, 01:03)
ServerWatch: "Out of control document
management plagues businesses of every dimension."