New Gen 9 Servers Arriving from HP

ServerWatch - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 14:29

Next-generation servers set to support 40 Gigabit Ethernet networking and 12 Gb/s storage drives.

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Announcing Apache CloudMonkey 5.2.0 - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 14:00

Apache: Apache CloudMonkey v5.2.0 is the latest feature release of the CloudStack command line interface tool.

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How to use on-screen virtual keyboard on Linux - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 13:00

 xmodulo: On-screen virtual keyboard is an alternative input method that can replace a real hardware keyboard.

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Considering Legacy UNIX/Linux Issues - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:34

Gah, so frustrating! Ten years ago I wrote a rather popular book called Wicked Cool Shell Scripts, and I'm working on a new edition—a Tenth Anniversary release. There are lots of new scripts, entirely new chapters and updates to the older stuff. more>>

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Linux on the desktop isn't dead - TechRepublic

Linux News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:24

Linux on the desktop isn't dead
At LinuxCon this year, the creator of Linux, Linus Torvalds, was asked what he wanted for Linux. His response? "The desktop." For years, the call to Linux action was "World Domination." In certain markets, this has happened (think Linux helping to ...

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Red Hat CTO Brian Stevens Resigns - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:00

eWEEK: After 12 years on the job, Brian Stevens suddenly leaves his post, but it has nothing to do with Red Hat politics.

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IBM doubles down on Linux - ZDNet

Linux News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:16


IBM doubles down on Linux
Less than a year after their announcement that they planned to invest a billion dollars in the Linux platform, IBM continues to ramp up their Linux play by rolling out Linux on Power System servers across 54 of the IBM Innovation and Client Centers ...

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Sysstat :All-in-One System Performance and Usage Activity Monitoring Tool For Linux - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:00

 tecmint: Sysstat is really a handy tool which comes with number of utilities to monitor system resources

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The Linux Desktop-a-week Review: elementary OS's Pantheon - Network World

Linux News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 10:49

The Linux Desktop-a-week Review: elementary OS's Pantheon
Network World
So many Desktop Environments (Linux and otherwise) have been suffering from a serious case of feature-bloat – resulting in slower, buggier and more... let's just say “cumbersome” desktops. But not Pantheon. With Pantheon, every aspect of the ...
Ubuntu 14.10 Preview, Wallen Walkback, and the PantheonOStatic (blog)

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Open Source Software: Sailing Into Friendlier Seas - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 10:00

LinuxInsider: It used to be that companies would allow employees to work on open source projects only grudgingly.

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New Vault Conference to Promote Open Source Cloud Storage - The VAR Guy

Linux News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 09:33

The VAR Guy

New Vault Conference to Promote Open Source Cloud Storage
The VAR Guy
The Linux Foundation, a non-profit consortium that promotes Linux and open source software, announced Vault on Thursday. The purpose of the conference, according to the group, is to help guide the direction of open source storage development as ...

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Git 2.1 Released: What's New - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 09:00

InfoQ: Two-and-a-half months after Git 2.0, a new version of Git has been released.

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Cluetrain at Fifteen - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 08:00

LinuxJournal: Despite its antiquity, Cluetrain's popularity persists.

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Shortlist of open source software used at NASA lab - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:00 'We use a lot of open source' - NASA

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Distribution Release: Deepin 2014.1 - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 06:03
Cathy Lin has announced the release of Deepin 2014.1, a bug-fix update of the Ubuntu-based community distribution with a highly customised and intuitive desktop environment: "Deepin 2014.1 released. In this version, we focus on enhancing the system stability. Meanwhile, the system performance has been optimized thoroughly and the....
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Appliance maker Electrolux joins IoT-focused AllSeen Alliance - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 06:00

ZDnet: The appliance manufacturer will work with other members to build out the AllJoyn open-source framework.

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How To Install Tomcat On CentOS 7 - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 04:09

How to install Tomcat on CentOS 7

This document describes how to install Tomcat in CentOS 7.0. Apache Tomcat (or simply Tomcat, formerly also Jakarta Tomcat) is an open source web server and servlet container developed by the Apache Software Foundation (ASF). Tomcat implements the Java Servlet and the JavaServer Pages (JSP) specifications from Sun Microsystems, and provides a "pure Java" HTTP web server environment for Java code to run in. Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations. Some of these users and their stories are listed on the PoweredBy wiki page.

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Stacking Up Three Windows Server-Based Storage Solutions

ServerWatch - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 03:23

Our latest server review compares several storage solutions running under either Windows Storage Server or Windows Server Essentials.

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Why Linux Isn't a Desktop Alternative - Datamation

Linux News - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 23:04

Why Linux Isn't a Desktop Alternative
The year of the Linux desktop has become a joke, referred to ironically when mentioned at all. Under the circumstances Linus Torvalds showed either courage or naivete when he admitted last week at Linuxcon that he still wants to see Linux become ...

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Automattic Improves WordPress Security With BruteProtect Acquisition - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 21:00

eWEEK: Prior to being acquired by Automattic, BruteProtect offered a free and a paid Pro version of its service.

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