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Systemback - Restore Ubuntu Desktop and Server to previous state
(Jul 26, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Systemback allows you to restore Ubuntu Desktop and Server to previous working state.

Avoiding data disasters with Sanoid
(Jul 26, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Sanoid helps to recover from what Jim Salter likes to call "Humpty Level Events."

Nextcloud 10 beta includes two-factor authentication security
(Jul 25, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: The ownCloud infrastructure-as-a-service cloud fork, Nextcloud, is charging forward with new feature

6 Excellent Open Source Google Drive Clients
(Jul 18, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Google Drive is a very popular cloud storage service.

Slow SSD 3: Beyond Memory Testing
(Jul 18, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Passmark Memtest86 boots in two different modes: a Legacy BIOS mode and a UEFI aware mode.

How to setup thin Provisioned Logical Volumes in CentOS 7 / RHEL 7
(Jul 18, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Thin Provisioning allows us to create the larger logical volumes than the available disk space.

How to install ZFS on Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS
(Jul 13, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 nixcraft: The Z File System (ZFS) was originally designed at Sun Microsystem. It is an advanced file system and logical volume manager.

Useful MySQL/MariaDB Performance Tuning and Optimization Tips
(Jul 12, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

This article will show you some basic, yet useful tips how to optimize the fine tune the performance of MySQL/MariaDB.

Btrfs: Getting Started With This Cutting Edge Linux Filesystem
(Jul 06, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSbytes: Is Btrfs a 'better' filesystem?

Nextcloud Improves Security, Adds Enterprise Support
(Jul 05, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Nextcloud, a fork of the popular open-source ownCloud storage project, takes its next steps.

7 Best File Comparison and Difference (Diff) Tools for Linux
(Jul 02, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

There are several file comparison tools that you can use on Linux

Using ATA Over Ethernet (AoE) on CentOS 7 (Initiator and Target)
(Jul 01, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: This guide explains how you can set up an AoE target and an AoE initiator (client), both running CentOS 7.

Setting Up an NFS Server and Client on CentOS 7.2
(Jun 30, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: This guide explains how to set up an NFS server and an NFS client on CentOS 7.

How to Securely and Anonymously Share Files of Any Size Over the Tor Network with OnionShare
(Jun 29, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Onionshare is an open source desktop utility that allows you to share files hosted on your own computer of any size securely and anonymously using the Tor browser on the other end.

How to permanently mount a Windows share on Linux
(Jun 28, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

TechRepublic: If you get tired of having to remount Windows shares when you reboot your Linux box, read about an easy way to make those shares permanently mount.

How to: Disk partitioning for Linux and Windows dual-booting
(Jun 28, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: One of the most confusing and intimidating parts of installing Linux for dual-booting with Windows is the disk partitioning required.

Let Attic Deduplicate and Store your Backups
(Jun 27, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Data loss is one of those things we never want to worry about

Red Hat Ceph Storage 2 unveiled
(Jun 22, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: The latest Red Hat Linux storage program comes with enhanced object storage capabilities and improved ease of use

Tesora Positions OpenStack Trove Database-as-a-Service for the Future
(Jun 14, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseAppsToday: Ken Rugg, CEO of Tesora, discusses the latest innovations in the OpenStack Trove project and what's coming in the Newton release cycle.

14 Practical examples of the rsync command
(Jun 13, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LibreByte: Rsync is a fast and versatile file synchronization tool

Samba 4.4.4 Fixes a Memory Leak in Share Mode Locking, Adds systemd 230 Support
(Jun 08, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Samba 4.4.4 comes five weeks since the previous point release, Samba 4.4.3

7 DBaaS Vendors You Should Consider
(Jun 07, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EnterpriseAppsToday: Database-as-a-Service - yes it's a thing.

How To Install Btrfs Tools And Manage BTRFS Operations
(Jun 07, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPitStop: Learn how to use Btrfs

SUSE Enterprise Storage 3 released for serious storage work
(Jun 07, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: The latest release of SUSE Enterprise Server 3 comes with Ceph Jewel support.

What we can learn from ownCloud's collapse
(Jun 06, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

CIO: Lessons can be learned from the ownCloud/Nextcloud saga

ownCloud Folds in U.S. as Its Founder Starts New Firm
(Jun 05, 2016, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: ownCloud Inc.,shut down its U.S. operations. Meanwhile, its founder forked the code to start a new company.

ZFS: Finding Its Way to a Linux Near You?
(Jun 03, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: For the readers not familiar with ZFS, it is a combined all-purpose filesystem and volume manager.

How to mount your Google Drive on Linux with google-drive-ocamlfuse
(Jun 02, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

TechRepublic: Google has yet to release a Linux version of its Google Drive app, though there are plenty of ways to gain access to your Drive files from Linux.

ownCloud Founder Forks Open-Source Project to NextCloud
(Jun 02, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews: FORK!

Samba Server installation on Ubuntu 16.04
(Jun 02, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

This guide explains the installation and configuration of a Samba server on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) with anonymous and secured Samba shares.

Install and Configure SFTP server on ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) server
(Jun 02, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

UbuntuGeek: This tutorial explain how to install SFTP server using MySecureShell on Ubuntu 16.04 server.

CoreOS Launches Torus Project for Cloud-Native Storage
(Jun 02, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: While there are already multiple distributed storage systems, Torus aims to be cloud-native and integrate closely with Kubernetes.

Btrfs Filesytsem - The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread
(Jun 01, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

FossBytes:Linux boasts a cornucopia of filesystems

The Limitations of NoSQL Database Storage: Why NoSQL's Not Perfect
(Jun 01, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: Think NoSQL is better SQL? Think again.

ownCloud Gets Its' Own Foundation
(May 31, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews:Contrary to the common trend of bringing an open-source project like ownCloud into an established model, like the Linux Foundation's Collaborative Project approach, ownCloud is building its own Foundation.

Never Lose Another File Again By Mastering Mlocate
(May 30, 2016, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

It's not uncommon for a Sysadmin to have to find needles which are buried deep inside haystacks.

How to Use Incron to Monitor Important Files and Folders
(May 30, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Incron is similar to cron, but instead of running a command based on time, it can trigger commands when a file/directory event occurs

How to Setup MySQL Master-Master Replication
(May 28, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: There are lots of different ways to set up MySQL

How To Create Snapshots And Restore Your Linux System Using Btrfs
(May 27, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxPitStop: Btrfs, which can be pronounced as Butter FS, Better FS, is a modern file system that began development back in 2007.

Useful MySQL/MariaDB Performance Tuning and Optimization Tips
(May 24, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Some basic, yet useful tips how to optimize and fine tune the performance of MySQL/MariaDB

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