OSUOSL: Looking back on 2009
Jan 01, 2010, 04:05 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jeff Sheltren)
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"2009 has been an exciting and eventful year at the Oregon State
University Open Source Lab (OSUOSL). This year marks our sixth
anniversary of providing open source projects with world-class
hosting and development services. I'd like to take this chance to
look back on what we've done at the OSUOSL this year, and what we
expect from next year.
"Our hosting services have continued to expand this year. We
brought a number of new projects into our data center this year,
"* Cacti -- Cacti is a complete network graphing solution. The
OSUOSL is hosting a server used to provide backup web hosting, DNS,
email and other services for the project.
* CentOS -- CentOS is an Enterprise-class Linux Distribution
derived from sources freely provided to the public by a prominent
North American Enterprise Linux vendor. The OSUOSL is hosting two
dedicated servers for CentOS.
* CONNECT -- CONNECT is an open source software solution that lets
health IT systems and health information exchanges securely
communicate with each other using nationally-recognized standards
and guidelines. The OSUOSL serves as a main mirror for CONNECT
downloads, and will soon provide hosting services for the main