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How to Find the Best Linux Distribution for a Specific Task

Friday 31st of October 2014 05:46:21 PM

If you’re looking for a Linux distribution to handle a specific (even niche) task, there most certainly is a distribution ready to serve. From routers to desktops, from servers to multi-media...there’s a Linux for everything.

MariaDB Practical How-to for Linux Admins

Friday 31st of October 2014 04:39:44 PM

She who rules databases rules the world. Even if you don't want to rule the world, knowing a good set of database commands will make your life easier.

KVM Matures, and the Use Cases Multiply

Thursday 30th of October 2014 05:53:38 PM

LinuxCon Europe and KVM Forum were recently held in Dusseldorf, and the conferences this year reflected the changes taking place in the Linux ecosystem generally – and particularly around KVM.

Cool Devices and Demos at Tizen Developer Summit Shanghai

Thursday 30th of October 2014 04:00:36 PM

Last week, close to a thousand Tizen developers converged upon Shanghai to learn more about Tizen development. As always, the focus was on the technology, with a lot of content for both platform and application developers.

Rent the Runway: Open Source Practices Improve Culture, Developer Retention

Wednesday 29th of October 2014 11:44:23 PM

Camille Fournier, chief technology officer at Rent the Runway, spoke to us recently about the company's use of open source practices. 

Spooky Linux Urban Legends

Wednesday 29th of October 2014 04:21:27 PM

Sleep tight, kiddo… we've banished the boogie-man.

Introducing the 2014 Linux Training Scholarship Winners

Tuesday 28th of October 2014 11:54:45 PM

The Linux Foundation recently announced its 2014 Linux training scholarship winners. This year marked the strongest demand we’ve ever seen for this program with more than 1,000 applications received. Reading through the submissions it became clear that learning Linux is widely recognized as a smart strategy for building a successful career. From every corner of the world, up and coming developers and sysadmins want to be able to tap into this massive opportunity. This is also represented in our Intro to Linux MOOC as well with nearly 300,000 registrations from more than 100 countries. 

The Companies That Support Linux: Altera

Tuesday 28th of October 2014 03:46:38 PM

Contributing upstream to the Linux kernel is hugely important to Altera.

SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Debuts With 'Rock-Solid' Cloud Support

Monday 27th of October 2014 04:38:01 PM

After more than five years of development, SUSE on Monday rolled out SUSE Linux Enterprise 12, a brand-new version of the enterprise-class edition of its popular Linux platform.

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