Denmark’s Second Largest City, Aarhus, Dropping Microsoft's Products for Open Source
Aarhus is Denmark’s second largest city, and the administration is preparing for the use of open IT standards in an effort to rid itself of the grip of proprietary software.
There is a movement going on across the European Union, and authorities are starting to notice that open source software is a real option and that it needs to be considered for the future, especially since it can also bring substantially lower costs.
Btrfs RAID Benchmarks With The Linux 4.4 Kernel On Samsung 850 SSDs
The latest Linux disk testing fun at Phoronix has been stressing two Samsung 850 EVO solid-state drives on the Linux 4.4 kernel when using the native RAID capabilities built into the Btrfs file-system.
OTA-9 Update for Ubuntu Touch Has a Lot of Features Planned
The work on the upcoming OTA-9 update continues, and it looks like things are on track. Ubuntu Touch will receive a new major upgrade in a couple of months.