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ownCloud Promotes Scalability, Efficiency of Open Source Private Cloud
(Apr 20, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: ownCloud has highlighted the scalability and cost-efficiency of its open source cloud storage and syncing platform in conjunction with Red Hat Storage.

Encrypted Backup Solution "Home Paranoia Edition"
(Mar 26, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: How to safeguard your personal data with TrueCrypt and SpiderOak.

Optimize MySQL server performance with user resource limits
(Feb 18, 2014, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Wazi: Server resource limits help you maximize system availability in situations where different users (possibly multiple business clients) share a single environment and none should be allowed to overload it.

GNOME 3.12 Removes Support for MD-RAID Because It Never Really Worked Well
(Feb 18, 2014, 06:00) (3 talkbacks)

 Softpedia: GNOME Disk Utility 3.11 removes support for MD-RAID

Elasticsearch Couples Analytics to Big Data Search
(Feb 15, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITbusinessEdge: One of the primary tools that developers have been using to determine data's relevancy for Big Data applications is an open source enterprise search and indexing engine developed by Elasticsearch that, as of this week, is now being packaged up into a formal offering.

Open Source Storage Buying Guide
(Feb 12, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EnterpriseStorageForum: Open source storage has been with us for some time now.

Open Source Storage Buying Guide
(Feb 11, 2014, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Enterprise Storage Forum: Here are some worthwhile candidates for enterprise class open source data storage.

Gluster Vs. Ceph: Open Source Storage Goes Head-To-Head
(Jan 28, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

InformationWeek: Storage appliances using open-source Ceph and Gluster offer similar advantages with great cost benefits. Which is faster and easier to use?

Raspberry Pi: Extending the life of the SD card
(Jan 25, 2014, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDNet: Is this an issue when using the Pi as a server?

Open Source Storage Relaunches With New Platform
(Jan 14, 2014, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

TechWeek:  OSS has reinvented itself with the Niazi 1.618 Middleware System, which allows organisations to shift to open source IT without losing their proprietary investments.

GNOME Settings Daemon 3.11.3 Adds Bluetooth Killswitch Support
(Jan 04, 2014, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Softpedia: GNOME Settings Daemon 3.11.3 adds Bluetooth killswitch support, fixes "show battery" key handling, no longer autostarts the ModemManager application, improves per-device calibration notifications, and rotates OLED labels on left-handed setups

Facebook Open Sources Its Embedded Database Code
(Nov 22, 2013, 02:00) (0 talkbacks) Facebook has released RocksDB -- an embeddable, persistent key-value store for fast storage -- to the open source community. The embedded database is intended to support applications that need low-latency database accesses.

Manage MySQL with Puppet
(Oct 29, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Wazi: How to administer MySQL via Puppet's MySQL module, a complete, thorough, and proven module that follows best practices both for MySQL and Puppet.

OwnCloud Documents to bring Open Document Format editing to private cloud
(Oct 28, 2013, 02:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: OwnCloud, an open-source Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) cloud vendor, is readying an Open Document Format editor to go with its open-source, private-cloud software.

Why Hasn't Open Source Taken Over Storage?
(Oct 22, 2013, 15:00) (6 talkbacks)

Chicago Tribune: For a long time I've wondered: Where does open source win? Where does it go slowly? Where does have no hope? And specifically Why hasn't an open source storage system succeeded?

Samba 4.1 brings Linux desktop and Mac files from Windows 8, Server 2012
(Oct 16, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Samba, which has been bringing Windows-compatible file sharing to Linux servers, Mac servers, and desktops for years, takes another step forward.

Migrating to MariaDB from MySQL
(Oct 14, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks) Ever since Oracle bought MySQL a fair number of MySQL users started looking for an alternative, due mainly to doubts that Oracle would be a good steward of a key software project.

How to visualize disk usage on Linux
(Oct 08, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Xmodulo: This tutorial describes how to visualize disk usage on Linux with Baobab, which is a GNOME disk usage analyzer.

Grive: A Command Line Based [Unofficial] Google Drive Client For Linux
(Oct 07, 2013, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 MyLinuxBook: Top 5 reasons you should replace Windows and Mac OS X with GNU

Debian / Ubuntu: Install Duplicity For Encrypted Backup In Cloud
(Oct 07, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

nixcraft: My cloud based backup service provider has ssh access to the backup system.

MySQL community manager keeps watchful eye on database industry
(Sep 23, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks) Dave Stokes has worn a lot of hats in his career, from network engineer to CTO and beyond.

LinuxCon: OpenZFS moves Open Source Storage Forward
(Sep 19, 2013, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

InfoStor: Three years after Oracle left the Open Solaris and its open source implementation of the ZFS storage filesystem for dead, OpenZFS is alive and well.

Red Hat releases new cloud-friendly Red Hat Storage
(Sep 12, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Need storage that can handle your business's leap from terabytes to petabytes?

5 Things to Know About Salt Cloud Management
(Sep 01, 2013, 18:00) (0 talkbacks) You will be forgiven if you haven't heard of the Salt project.

Symphytum, a Personal database for Linux
(Aug 30, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Linuxaria: Symphytum is a personal database software for everyone who desires to manage and organize data in an easy and intuitive way

Disk Usage Analyzer 3.10 Beta 1 Uses the Latest GTK+ Features
(Aug 24, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Softpedia: Disk Usage Analyzer 3.10 Beta 1 (3.9.90 is the actual version) has been modified to use the latest GTK+ features

Resize your disks on the fly with LVM
(Aug 22, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxUser: Grow your disks like a true master and never reformat and restore your drive again

Use MySQL Utilities for better MySQL administration
(Aug 20, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Wazi: How to use MySQL Utilities, a collection of command-line scripts, for help with common database administration tasks.

Recover deleted LVM partitions in CentOS/RHEL/Fedora
(Aug 16, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 NextStep4IT: While working on linux production boxes,some times system admin mistakenly delete LVM partitions.

10 NoSQL, Big Data Partner Questions: 10gen VP Matt Asay
(Aug 15, 2013, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: As 10gen's VP of business development and strategy, Matt Asay oversees the NoSQL and Big Data company's partner initiatives.

How to create a secure incremental offsite backup in Linux with Duplicity
(Aug 08, 2013, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Xmodulo: This tutorial describe how to create a secure incremental offsite backup in Linux with Duplicity.

Synchronize Files With Unison On Ubuntu / Debian
(Jul 18, 2013, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Unixmen: Unison is a free, cross platform file synchronization tool that enables us to keep two set of file replicas (instances) on two different systems or on different disks of the same system

ownCloud CEO Plots an Open Source Path Forward [VIDEO]
(Jul 16, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: Markus Rex details the challenges and the opportunities for the open source storage startup.

Download Hosts Withdrawing
(Jun 26, 2013, 10:00) (1 talkbacks)

 Computerworld UK: Fewer and fewer services offer open source projects the ability to host downloads of their binaries.

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