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High Performance Linux News for Mar 18, 2009

  • Thread-happy telecom chip gains CG Linux (Mar 18, 2009, 22:02)
    LinuxDevices: "Amid rumors that Sun may be acquired by IBM, Sun announced a port of Wind River's Carrier Grade Linux (CGL) to its multi-threading UltraSPARC T2 processor. Sun says Wind River Linux 3.0 is available on several Sun UltraSPARC-T2 systems."

  • Open Source Hadoop Cloud Gets Commercial (Mar 18, 2009, 20:32)
    InternetNews: "Scaling systems on a distributed basis to handle petabytes of information is no easy task, though it's one that the open source Apache Hadoop project delivers for such big names as Facebook, Google and Yahoo."

  • Sun Launches 'Open Cloud' as Merger Rumors Swirl (Mar 18, 2009, 20:02)
    Enteprise Storage Forum: "Sun announced today that it has tapped open source backup provider Zmanda to provide data backup and recovery services for the Sun Cloud, Sun's public cloud service. Sun Cloud Storage Service and Sun Cloud Compute Service will be at the core of the Sun Cloud, which will also be based on Sun's Java, MySQL, OpenSolaris and Open Storage technologies."