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Ubuntu's new take on Kubernetes

Sunday 2nd of October 2016 01:00:00 AM

 ZDnet: Canonical has looked into its cloud and container crystal ball -- and they see Kubernetes.

To ensure security and privacy, open source is required

Saturday 1st of October 2016 09:00:00 PM

NetworkWorld: If my goal is to secure all of my computing devices, I need access to the source code in order to do a complete and effective security appraisal of the software I am running.

10 tips for DIY IoT home automation

Saturday 1st of October 2016 05:00:00 PM

There are hundreds of projects that beginner IoT makers can implement to make their home run better.

How to install MediaWiki on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS

Saturday 1st of October 2016 01:00:00 PM

MediaWiki is an open-source wiki software written in PHP.

Let's Encrypt Wants to Help Improve the CA Model

Saturday 1st of October 2016 06:00:00 AM

eSecurityPlanet: Josh Aas, executive director of the Internet Security Research Group discusses technologies and approaches that can be used to further improve the Certificate Authority system.

ownCloud Desktop Client 2.2.4 Released with Updated Dolphin Plugin, Bug Fixes

Saturday 1st of October 2016 02:00:00 AM

ownCloud Desktop Client 2.2.4 is now the most advanced stable release of the open-source, free, and cross-platform software that acts as a graphical user interface for users to interact with an ownCloud server.

Asterisk 14 Improves Open-Source VoIP

Saturday 1st of October 2016 01:11:00 AM

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Latest major release of Asterisk includes new features designed to make it easier to get up and running quickly

Cybersecurity isn't an IT problem, it's a business problem

Friday 30th of September 2016 10:00:00 PM

EnterprisersProject: Collaboration is key when it comes to security in the enterprise.

Perform Hot Backups on MySQL Databases with Percona XtraBackup on Ubuntu 16.04

Friday 30th of September 2016 09:00:00 PM

 HowToForge: Percona XtraBackup is an open source backup utility for MySQL.

Changing the way we design for the web

Friday 30th of September 2016 08:00:00 PM

Rachel Nabors, a CSS animator, will keynote at All Things Open this year, in Raleigh from October 26-27.

Open source tools for writing the next best seller

Friday 30th of September 2016 07:00:00 PM

Want to write a book? Check out these eight great tools for starting and finishing your writing project.

Cinnamon 3.2 in Linux Mint 18.1 Supports Vertical Panels, Better Accelerometers

Friday 30th of September 2016 06:00:00 PM

The Linux Mint project leader reveals the fact that the upcoming Cinnamon 3.2 desktop environment, which will ship by default with the Linux Mint 18.1 operating system, the next major release of the popular Ubuntu-based distribution, will feature support for vertical panels

Endless OS 3: Linux for the Net Less

Friday 30th of September 2016 05:00:00 PM

FOSSforce: This Ubuntu-based Linux distribution provides the Internet for those who don't have 24x7 access to the net.

Nmap 7.30 Security Scanner Adds 12 New IPv6 OS Fingerprints, 7 NSE Scripts

Friday 30th of September 2016 04:00:00 PM

Nmap 7.30 is a major release that adds numerous new features and improvements

10 reasons why CIOs should consider open source software

Friday 30th of September 2016 03:00:00 PM

EnterprisersProject: Hesitant to adopt open source technologies? Here are 10 key benefits.

Addressing the IoT Security Problem

Friday 30th of September 2016 02:00:00 PM

Last week's DDOS takedown of security guru Brian Krebs' website made history on several levels.

Vendors Pile on Big Data News at Strata

Friday 30th of September 2016 12:00:00 PM

EnterpriseAppsToday: Cloudera, Pentaho and Alation are among vendors making Big Data announcements at this week's Strata event.

Riak TS for time series analysis at scale

Friday 30th of September 2016 11:00:00 AM

Riak TS automatically handles the distribution of data around your cluster of nodes

Ubuntu's Shuttleworth Explains Why Not All Containers are the Same

Friday 30th of September 2016 06:00:00 AM

Datamation: As container use continues to grow, Mark Shuttleworth provides some definition on why he's backing Kubernetes but isn't a fan of OpenStack Magnum.

Meet Apache Spot, a new open source project for cybersecurity

Friday 30th of September 2016 02:00:00 AM

Cloudera and Intel on Wednesday announced that they've donated a new open source project to the Apache Software Foundation

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