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Build your own NAS with OpenMediaVault
(Aug 01, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: OpenMediaVault is a Debian based special purpose Linux Distribution to build a Network Attached Storage (NAS) System.

Pydio: An Open Source Alternative To Dropbox
(Jul 28, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 unixmen: Having a private file server is always a best idea.

phpMyAdmin Bids SourceForge Farewell
(Jul 28, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: phpMyAdmin, the popular free and open source web based tool for administering MySQL databases, has left the SourceForge building.

Dukto: An Easy, Multi-platform File Transfer Tool
(Jul 24, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 unixmen: Dukto is a free, Open Source file transfer utility that can be used to used to transfer files over Local area network (LAN).

Installing command line Archive Manager RAR 5.30 beta on Linux
(Jul 22, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxPitStop: RAR (Roshal ARchive) is a well known file archive format, widely used on almost all popular operating systems

MariaDB Summer 2015 adds Docker and Chef Recipes with MaxScale special sauce
(Jul 17, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Inquirer: MariaDB has begun marketing itself as the M in LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) after becoming the default database in Red Hat and SUSE, as well as powering IBM POWER8.

PiDrive A Low Power Raspberry Pi mSATA Solid State Disk (SSD)
(Jul 15, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Geeky Gadgets: The PiDrive expansion card has been created to eliminate the need for external hard drives and additional cables, transforming the Raspberry Pi system into a truly portable large capacity storage option.

Samba 4.2.3 available
(Jul 15, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ItRunsOnLinux: Version 4.2.3 is the latest stable release of Samba and is available for download.

SwiftStack Founder Plots a Path Forward for Cloud Storage [VIDEO]
(Jul 15, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: Joe Arnold, founder of OpenStack storage vendor SwiftStack discusses where his company is at now, and where it's headed in the future.

How to monitor free disk space at Amazon EC2 with Cloud Watch
(Jul 14, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowtoForge: Amazon AWS is a great platform to develop a Cloud Infrastructure

Minimal object storage with Minio
(Jul 13, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

opensource.com: Minio is designed to enable application developers to build their own cloud storage

A Simple Bash Script for Automated Backups
(Jul 11, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 sysadmindesk: There are lots of options out there for backing up your server's data.

Sbackup: A Simple Backup Solution For Linux Desktop
(Jul 08, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 unixmen: Sbackup, Simple Backup, is an Open Source, easy to use backup solution intended for desktop use.

Debian-Based Distro OpenMediaVault 2.1 [Stone burner] is out now. Prominent Features and Installation Guide
(Jul 03, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxPitStop: OpenMediaVault is a free Network Attached Storage operating system, it is an architecture independent Linux distro; which means it can be installed on any type of hardware.

NoSQL and the next generation of big data
(Jul 03, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: MongoDB senior solutions architect Henrik Ingo provides insight into MongoDB and explains why it's the platform of choice for big data analytics and for building microservices.

How to install ownCloud 8 on Debian 8 (Jessie)
(Jul 03, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: OwnCloud is a OpenSource file sync and share software that can be hosted on your own server.

Two Factor Authentication for ownCloud
(Jul 01, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: This tutorial shows you how to protect ownCloud logins with two factor authentication by using privacyIDEA to manage the second authentication factor.

Jdrivesync: your Google Drive synchronisation client for Linux
(Jul 01, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 dark duck: Grive was a solution for many.

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

How to Backup Files in Linux With Rsync on the Command Line
(Jun 29, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux.com: Rsync stands for remote sync which was written by Andrew Tridgell and Paul Mackerras back in 1996.

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.

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.

How to Encrypt a Linux File System with DM-Crypt
(Jun 25, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux.com:  How to implement a file system encryption method for Linux

How to change the Swappiness of your Linux system
(Jun 22, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Swappiness is the kernel parameter that defines how much (and how often) your Linux kernel will copy RAM contents to swap.

Docker container: Backup and Recovery
(Jun 18, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxConfig: This config will describe a procedure of how to back up a Docker container as well as it will also show how to recover a Docker container from backup.

Linbit Launches New Synchronous Server Storage Software
(Jun 17, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: Linbit's new release represents an impressive development for DRBD.

How to defrag your Linux system
(Jun 15, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: There is a common misconception among GNU/Linux users that our systems never ever need to be defragmented.

Clonezilla live 2.4.2-10 released (stable)
(Jun 12, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ItRunsOnLinux: Now a stable version of Clonezilla live is released; version 2.4.2-10.

ownCloud 8.0.4 Brings Better Support for Internet Explorer 8 and 9
(Jun 10, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Owncloud gets an incremental update

Linux Backup: Software Roundup
(Jun 08, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: One of the reasons I use Linux is because it allows me to get a lot of work done without the added distraction of malware.

How to access SQLite database in Perl
(Jun 05, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: SQLite is a zero-configuration, server-less, file-based transactional database system.

How to replicate a MySQL database on Linux
(May 29, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: Database replication is a technique where a given database is copied to one or more locations

MySQL Incremental Backup - Point In Time Backup and Recovery
(May 27, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Mysql Incremental Backup is a complete incremental backup script for MyISAM and InnodB databases using the MySQL binary log so that the backup process does not affect running databases.

How to mount an LVM partition on Linux
(May 21, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: LVM is a logical volume management tool which allows you to manage disk space using the notion of logical volumes and volume groups. T

How to set up a Replica Set on MongoDB
(May 19, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: MongoDB has become the most famous NoSQL database on the market.

GlusterFS 3.7.0 has been released, introducing many new features and improvements
(May 18, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Gluster: Close to 600 bug reports, a mix of feature requests, enhancements and problems have been addressed in a little over 1220 patches since July last year.

ownCloud 8.0.3 Out Now to Improve Microsoft SQL Server Compatibility
(May 08, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: ownCloud 8.0.3 improves the compatibility with Microsoft SQL Server,

EMC partners with Canonical, Mirantis, and Red Hat for OpenStack
(May 07, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: The storage giant is partnering up to bring its hardware to the major OpenStack clouds.

Seagate close to open-sourcing Kinetics object storage platform
(Apr 27, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

el Reg: Keep your eye on the OpenStack summit

Btrfs In Linux 4.1 Has Fixes For File-Systems Of 20 Terabytes & Up
(Apr 25, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: It's nearing the end of the Linux 4.1 kernel and Chris Mason has now sent in his pull request of Btrfs file-system updates for this next kernel update.

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