Apache Incubator accepts IBM's SystemML for open source development
IBM announced Tuesday that SystemML, a machine learning tool the company created, has been accepted into the Apache Incubator to further develop the tech for open source uses.
The company created Apache SystemML, as it's now called, with the enterprise in mind. It's made up of a declarative algorithm engine and optimizer, and the company said in a blog post that scalability is a core feature for enterprise data analysis. One open source community member who has worked on the project said he's excited for the role the new tech could play for him and other developers.
GNU.org Website Says Microsoft's Software Is Malware
GNU.org has a category on its website named “Philosophy of the GNU Project,” where the Microsoft software is described as malware, along with Apple and Amazon.
Ubuntu Touch Devs Might Release an OTA-8.5 Hotfix Update for Ubuntu Phones
Earlier today, November 25, Canonical's Łukasz Zemczak sent his daily report for the day of November 24, 2015, informing all Ubuntu Phone users about the latest work done by the Ubuntu Touch developers on the Ubuntu for phones operating system.
Systemd — unit dependencies and order
Welcome back to our continuing series on systemd features. As you’ve guessed from our previous articles, systemd brings more power and flexibility to service startup and management. One of the most important changes in systemd from legacy SysVinit is how it starts up units.
You may have heard from casual users that systemd starts everything together. Some people believe this is true, and that’s why the system starts faster. But the reality is not quite that simple. Let’s look a little more deeply at how systemd understands unit relationships.