ItRunsOnLinux: Microsoft announced they will contribute to the OpenSSH project
eWEEK: VIDEO Juniper CEO Rami Rahim discusses why OpenStack is important to his business and why he's doubling down on security.
ServerWatch: Privately-held OpenStack vendor BlueBox is being acquired by IBM. Financial terms of the deal are not being publicly disclosed.
Peppermint 6 is still built on the 14.04 LTS (Long Term Support) base, but we’ve moved to the 14.04.2 “point release” which includes the 3.16 kernel and an updated graphics stack.
ZDnet: HP launches the ninth version of its Helion CloudSystem suite of tools for automating, orchestrating, and controlling private and public cloud infrastructure.
Linux.com: Since its inception, the Linux Foundation's Automotive Grade Linux project has promoted itself as a collaborative open source project.
Chromium: The newest Chrome Beta channel release includes new ES6 features and a number of updates to existing APIs.
The VAR Guy: There are clear advantages to open source and free software, but they have not completely displaced proprietary and closed-source alternatives.
The New Stack: Docker. It’s as if you cannot escape reading that name or hearing about the wonders of containers.
softpedia: Canonical will join forces with Intel to collaborate around Intel's IoT (Internet of Things) gateways and the Snappy Ubuntu Core operating system for IoT devices.
LinuxGizmos: A new model of TechNexion's PICO-IMX6 COM uses Freescale's new Cortex-A7 i.MX6 UltraLite SoC, and can similarly plug into Intel's Edison IoT module carrier.
opensource.com: Nethserver community manager Alessio Fattorini shares how he engages his open source community and talks about what's on the horizon for the project.
Webopedia Tech Bytes: Simply put, no other cloud technology platform is as widely supported or deployed as OpenStack.
Datamation: Imad Sousou, VP in Intel's Software and Services Group and GM of the Intel Open Source Technology Center, discusses why Intel cares about open source technologies.
FOSSforce: Anyone who needs proof only needs to look at what Dell is doing these days.
UbuntuGeek: NagiosQL is a web based administration tool designed for Nagios, but might also work with forks.