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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

The future of sharing: integrating Pydio and ownCloud
(May 19, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: A new open standard supported by the OpenCloudMesh project is a big step toward interoperability.

Create / modify / delete tables in MySQL
(May 17, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LibreByte: One of the frequent tasks during the project development process is the change of the structure of the database.

How To Clone An Internal Linux Partition To An External USB Disk Using DD
(May 17, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPitStop: Have you ever thought of cloning an entire disk or a single partition on a disk?

After Years of Hard Work, ZFS for Linux Finally Lands in Debian GNU/Linux Repos
(May 15, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

It would appear that it took the Debian developers many years to finally be able to ship a working version of the ZFS for Linux software

ownCloud Desktop Client 2.2 Adds Notifications for Server Events and Sync Issues
(May 14, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

ownCloud Desktop Client 2.2 is modest release that introduces a handful of new features

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8 Deprecates Btrfs
(May 10, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Huh? Since when was Btrfs development discontinued?

ownCloud Founder, Frank Karlitschek, Leaves ownCloud to Pursue New Opportunities
(Apr 27, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

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34 Best Free Linux Backup Software
(Apr 25, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxLinks: You may have read the story about a man deleting his entire company with one mistaken piece of code: accidentally misusing rm -rf in Ansible.

Firebird 3.0 is released
(Apr 20, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

The primary goals for Firebird 3.0 were to unify the server architecture and to improve support for SMP and multiple-core hardware platforms.

Best Ubuntu Backup Applications
(Apr 20, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: Even today, there are still folks who believe there aren't any decent applications for backing up an Ubuntu installation.

Replicating a master database using MariaDB 10 on Debian 8
(Apr 19, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Replicating databases creates redundancy which can protect against data loss, and permit optimized performance for applications.

Possible SATA Power Management Improvements For Linux
(Apr 18, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Linux kernel developer Matthew Garrett has revised his work around improving power management for modern Intel systems via SATA.

ownCloud 9.0 Enterprise Edition Arrives with Extensive File Control Capabilities
(Apr 15, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Prominent new features in ownCloud 9.0 Enterprise Edition are built-in Auto-Tagging and File Firewall apps

MySQLDumper: A PHP and Perl Based MySQL Database Backup Tool
(Apr 13, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: MySQLDumper is a another open source web based tool for backing up MySQL databases.

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