Linux Foundation Puts Free Chromebooks in the Hands of its Training Students Throughout September
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced it will give away one Chromebook to every person who enrolls in Linux Foundation training courses during September.
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Netrunner 14.2 LTS – Update Release
The Netrunner team is proud to announce the release of Netrunner 14.2 LTS – 32bit and 64bit ISOs.
A scalable tool for deploying Linux containers in high-performance computing
One increasingly popular approach is container-based computing, designed to support flexible, scalable computing. Linux containers, which are just now beginning to find their way into the HPC environment, allow an application to be packaged with its entire software stack, including portions of the base operating system files, user environment variables and application "entry points."
Lenovo teams up with Red Hat, offers hefty rebates in bids to boost server business (and other Red Hat news)
Lenovo, which recently lost one of its top enterprise business leaders and has so far failed to recover all sales previously produced by IBM in x86 servers, is ramping up efforts to win more business. The latest is the addition of Red Hat OpenStack. Lenovo is also offering rebates and other software.
We are at an incredible intersection in history. The growth of computing, the Internet, and education is creating a wealth of open innovation around the world. While this was born back in the early days of "free software" in universities, it is now a global phenomenon powering major infrastructure, banks, devices, and more.