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Q&A with Tracy Hinds: Improving Education and Diversity at Node.js

Friday 24th of June 2016 11:50:12 AM
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Solving user experience problems with PatternFly

Friday 24th of June 2016 10:53:01 AM
Michael Dyrynda is a web developer at Hostworks, a freelance developer, and a blogger. He's working on his first open source project in Confomo with Matt Stauffer and podcasting the journey on briefs.fm.read more

Canonical Announces Snapd 2.0.9 with Full Snap Confinement on elementary OS 0.4

Friday 24th of June 2016 09:55:50 AM
Canonical's David Callé announced the release and general availability of Snapd 2.0.9 for the Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) operating system.

ClusterHQ's Mohit Bhatnagar Talks about Flocker, Docker, and the Rise of Open Source

Friday 24th of June 2016 08:58:39 AM
Container technology remains very big news, and if you bring up the topic almost everyone immediately thinks of Docker. But, there are other tools that can compete with Docker, and tools that can extend it and make it more flexible. CoreOS’s Rkt, for example, is a command-line tool for running app containers.

MapR Launches New Partner Program for Open Source Data Analytics

Friday 24th of June 2016 08:01:28 AM
MapR, the data storage and analytics company, is revamping its partner program as it expands beyond Hadoop and other basic big data tools.

Letting Off Steam About Steam

Friday 24th of June 2016 07:04:17 AM
Having spent more considerable time trying to get Steam to work for another Linux distribution I have felt the need to have a rant. Why do we need to install a launcher, to install 300 megabytes of updates, to get 32 bit library errors? Why is it packaged so badly?

Shuttleworth Doesn't Expect Other OSes to Want to Fetch Snaps from Ubuntu Store

Friday 24th of June 2016 06:07:06 AM
When Canonical announced last week that their Snappy implementation is ready for use on some of the major GNU/Linux operating systems, some were revolted and started questioning Canonical's approach to delivering Snaps to other distros.

Top 22 things to do after installing Fedora 24 to make as user friendly

Friday 24th of June 2016 05:09:55 AM
Top 22 things to do after installing Fedora 24 to make as user friendly

Install KVM Hypervisor on CentOS 7.x and RHEL 7.x

Friday 24th of June 2016 04:12:44 AM
KVM is an open source hardware virtualization software through which we can create and run multiple Linux based and windows based virtual machines simultaneously.

The Perfect Server CentOS 7.2 with Apache, Postfix, Dovecot, Pure-FTPD, BIND and ISPConfig 3.1

Friday 24th of June 2016 02:48:08 AM
This tutorial shows how to install ISPConfig 3.1 on a CentOS 7.2 (64Bit) server. ISPConfig 3 is a web hosting control panel that allows you to configure the following services through a web browser: Apache web server, Postfix mail server, MySQL, BIND nameserver, PureFTPd, SpamAssassin, ClamAV, Mailman, and many more.

Astronomy for KDE

Friday 24th of June 2016 01:50:57 AM
Although I have covered a large number of science applications in the past, I haven't really lookedat too many options available within the KDE desktop environment. This has been due to myown biases in using a GTK-based desktop environment, but now I'd like to look at some of thepackages available for people who really like to use KDE on their ownmachines.

New Tools and Techniques for Managing and Monitoring Mesos

Friday 24th of June 2016 12:53:46 AM
It wasn't that long ago that the idea of managing petabytes of data, and monitoring giant busy computing clusters running thousands of services was something for the future and not the now. As it turned out, that was a mighty short future, and it's all happening now. These talks from MesosCon North America show how two different companies are solving configuration and data management issues with Apache Mesos and other tools. 

How to set up Android Studio for creating Android Apps And Games Using Linux

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 11:56:35 PM
This guide provides an overview for installing Android Studio within your Linux environment so that you can create apps and games. The process isn't as straight forward as it could be as it requires installing the JDK separately and enabling KVM.

Installing Arch Linux. Part 1

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 10:59:24 PM
Here I will try to provide an in depth guide on how to install and setup your own Arch Linux computer.

One-third of Azure virtual machines now run Linux

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 10:02:13 PM
During his keynote at DockerCon in Seattle this week, Mark Russinovich CTO of Microsoft Azure said that the share of Azure virtual machines running Linux has grown from 25 percent to 33 percent in the past year.

Red Hat Grows 1Q17 Revenue to $568M as OpenStack Expectations Rise

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 09:05:02 PM
Red Hat announced its first quarter fiscal 2017 earnings on June 22, once again renewing its top customers and growing the number of large deals. Red Hat's CEO Jim Whitehurst also spent time on his company's financial analyst call talking about his high hopes for OpenStack

Raspberry Pi Stays on Top in Survey of 81 Open-Spec SBCs

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 08:07:51 PM
Two years ago, the Raspberry Pi seemed as if it might be eclipsed by a growing number of open-spec single board computer projects with faster processors, Android support, and more extensive features. But then the Raspberry Pi reestablished its lead in two major great leaps forward.

How To Install Ubuntu 16.04

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 07:10:40 PM
Detailed instructions, and links to three other helpful posts, for that special set of people who want to try out Linux but are just getting started.

Lessons learned for building an open company with transparent collaboration

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 06:13:29 PM
In the first part of this two-part series, Building a business on a solid open source model, I described how an open source business needs to provide a solid ground for all stakeholders, users, contributors, employees, customers, and of course investors. Foundations, licenses, and trademarks can be helpful in building an open ecosystem. Open source communities need supporting organizations to work transparently, otherwise there are barriers to contribution.read more

Apache Libcloud: The open-source cloud library to link all clouds together

Thursday 23rd of June 2016 05:16:18 PM
Apache Libcloud, the leading cloud service interoperability library used by Amazon Web Services, Apache CloudStack, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure, OpenStack, and VMware, has finally reached 1.0 status.

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Lenovo and Red Hat advance partnership with telco push

Two Triangle tech titans are teaming up to create cloud solutions for the changing telco space: Lenovo and Red Hat. It’s not their first collaboration, says Brian Connors, vice president of next generation IT and business development in Lenovo’s Research Triangle Park-based Data Center Group. Red Hat even invested in Lenovo’s RTP executive briefing center, where its technology is currently “displayed prominently as customers come in." Read more

Alpine Linux 3.4.1 Released with Linux Kernel 4.4.14 LTS, Latest Security Fixes

Today, June 28, 2016, Natanael Copa, the creator of the Alpine Linux distribution, was proud to announce the immediate availability of the first point release of Alpine Linux 3.4 series. Read more

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