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CenturyLink Adds MySQL-Compatible DBaaS to Managed Cloud Services
(Jan 29, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: CenturyLink's new MySQL-compatible DBaaS platform, Relational DB Service, highlights the company's growing investment in managed cloud solutions.

Top 10 MySQL GUI Tools
(Jan 29, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 DatabaseJournal: Many third parties create rich applications to facilitate database management, database development and database administration

Install and Configure ProFTPD (FTP Server) on Fedora 23
(Jan 26, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxTechi: ProFTPD is an Open Source FTP server in Unix like operating System.

Setup MariaDB (Master-Slave) Replication in CentOS/RHEL 7 and Debian 8
(Jan 25, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: In this article we will explain how to set up master-slave replication in MariaDB 10.1. As opposed to classic replication

[HowTo/Tutorial] Linux Check Disk Space Command
(Jan 25, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

nixcraft: How do I find out disk space utilization information using command line option?

How to Find and Sort Files Based on Modification Date and Time in Linux
(Jan 24, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Usually, we are in habit of saving a lot of information in form of files on our systems

Plerd: A Dropbox-friendly Markdown blog platform
(Jan 22, 2016, 23:00) (1 talkbacks) Written in Perl, Plerd can be told to watch a Dropbox-synched directory with the plerdwatcher daemon, which will republish files as it sees changes.

Splice Machine Lands New Funding for NoSql-on-RDBMS Storage Platform
(Jan 22, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: Splice combines traditional relational data storage with NoSQL, Spark and Hadoop techniques.

How to back up and restore file permissions on Linux
(Jan 22, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: There are cases where you want to temporarily back up file permissions alone (not files themselves).

16 Open Source Big Data Databases
(Jan 18, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: The databases and data warehouses you’ll find on these pages are the true workhorses of the Big Data world.

How to configure NFS Server and Client Configuration on Ubuntu 15.10
(Jan 18, 2016, 15:00) (1 talkbacks)

 UbuntuGeek: NFS was developed at a time when we weren't able to share our drives like we are able to today

How to Upgrade MariaDB 5.5 to MariaDB 10.1 on CentOS/RHEL 7 and Debian Systems
(Jan 18, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: MariaDB is a famous MySQL community fork that gained lots of popularity after Oracle acquisition of the MySQL project.

ScyllaDB: Cassandra compatibility at 1.8 million requests per node
(Jan 16, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Don Marti talks to us about ScyllaDB, a NoSQL database designed from the ground up to take advantage of multiple core systems and to provide very high performance.

OwnCloud founder sells
(Jan 13, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks) was started ownCloud founder Frank Karlitschek, and now he has sold the network of sites to Blue Systems.

Snapper: SUSE's Ultimate Btrfs Snapshot Manager
(Jan 12, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks) Snapper, the excellent Btrfs management tool, is yet another of SUSE Linux's best-kept secrets.

How to add disks to LVM volume on Linux
(Jan 06, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Xmodulo: The biggest advantage of LVM over traditional disk partitions is its support for dynamic partitions

How to Extract Tar Files to Specific or Different Directory in Linux
(Jan 03, 2016, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: The tar utility is one of the utilities that you can use to create a backup on a Linux system.

10 fdisk Commands to Manage Linux Disk Partitions
(Dec 17, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: fdisk stands for fixed disk or format disk

ownCloud Partnership with WD to Bring Self-Hosted Cloud Storage in Users' Homes
(Dec 14, 2015, 11:00) (2 talkbacks)

 softpedia: In their continuing fight to promote ownCloud everywhere as the safest ever cloud storage solution, the free software company is about to kick off a new project in collaboration with a special division of Western Digital (WD) focused on accelerating new solutions for home users.

How to use snapshots, clones and replication in ZFS on Linux
(Dec 13, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Snapshot, clone and replication are the most powerful features of the ZFS filesystem.

How to Sync Files/Directories Using Rsync with Non-standard SSH Port
(Dec 11, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: You might wonder why do we need to use non-standard SSH port? It is because of security reasons.

How to install and configure ZFS on Linux using Debian Jessie 8.1
(Dec 10, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: ZFS is a combined file system and logical volume manager.

Three ways to easily encrypt your data on Linux
(Dec 09, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Data encryption is one very solid security measure/precaution that everyone who owns data with significant personal or objective value should perform.

How Do I Find The Largest Top 10 Files and Directories On a Linux / UNIX / BSD?
(Dec 08, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Nixcraft: Sometimes it is necessary to find out what file(s) or directories are eating up all your disk space.

Making Backups with Grsync
(Dec 08, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Freedom Penguin: Again and again, we are reminded by computer gurus to be sure to backup anything on our computers that we don't want to lose.

How do I forcefully unmount a Linux disk partition?
(Dec 04, 2015, 08:00) (1 talkbacks)

 Nixcraft: Sometimes you try to unmount a disk partition or mounted CD/DVD disk or device, which is accessed by other users, then you will get an error "umount: /xxx: device is busy".

5 open source web apps, alternatives to Google Drive
(Dec 02, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks) Sandstorm's Jade Wang shares some of her favorite open source web apps that are self-hosted alternatives to Google Drive.

6 creative ways to use ownCloud
(Dec 02, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks) Jos Poortvliet shares some of his favorite uses for the open source self-hosted storage platform.

Backup (System Restore Point) your Ubuntu/Linux Mint with SystemBack
(Nov 30, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Noobslab: Systemback makes it easy to create backups of system and users configuration files.

How To Work with Docker Data Volumes on Ubuntu 14.04
(Nov 30, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Working with Docker requires understanding quite a few Docker-specific concepts, and most of the documentation focuses on explaining how to use Docker's toolset without much explanation of why you'd want to use any of those tools.

9 MongoDB success stories
(Nov 28, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks) The open source MongoDB NoSQL database is powering an increasing number of websites and services.

ClusterHQ Bringing Storage Smarts to Docker Containers
(Nov 22, 2015, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

VIDEO: ClusterHQ CEO Mark Davis discusses the Docker storage opportunity and how his company's open-source Flocker technology fits in.

ownCloud 8.2 Gets Its First Point Release with Over 100 Improvements
(Nov 19, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: ownCloud 8.2.1 is more than a maintenance release as it adds over 100 changes

How to safely wipe your data with Dariks Boot and Nuke bootable live CD
(Nov 18, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Sometimes, we need to completely and irreversibly wipe all data contained in a disk to keep them from falling into the wrong hands.

Finding Recent Files
(Nov 17, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FreedomPenguin: Before you suggest that it is better to use a backup program like Bacula or Amanda, I shall insist that making backups from the command-line is mighty useful.

Tesora Extends OpenStack Trove DBaaS Features for MySQL and PostgreSQL
(Nov 12, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: Tesora's implementation of the open source Trove DBaaS platform for the OpenStack cloud has gained new database support

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