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SUSE: The time for major tech change is now

Fri, 05/15/2020 - 18:42
Even before the coronavirus pandemic hit, Linux and cloud company SUSE found in a survey that tech leaders were planning on dumping the old for new in their technology stacks.
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Amazon Red Hat OpenShift announced for public cloud Kubernetes users

Thu, 05/14/2020 - 23:56
Want AWS with easy-to-use Red Hat OpenShift Kubernetes container orchestration? You'll soon be able to get that.
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OpenStack keeps stacking along: OpenStack Ussuri cloud arrives

Thu, 05/14/2020 - 18:53
The leading private Infrastructure-as-a-Service cloud has just released its 21st version.
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Securing Linux's master sysadmin command: Sudo

Wed, 05/13/2020 - 18:49
There's a new release of the open-source Linux command sudo, and it comes with improved auditing, logging, and security.
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Out-of-date, insecure open-source software is everywhere

Wed, 05/13/2020 - 00:15
Synopsys has found that 99% of commercial software programs include at least one open-source component. But 91% of those included out of date or abandoned open-source code.
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The best way to protect the US electrical grid is with open source

Fri, 05/08/2020 - 23:11
President Donald Trump wants to protect America's power-grid by forbidding US companies from buying electrical equipment from possible enemy countries. That's easier said than done. But open-source offers a safe way forward.
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The Fairphone ethical smartphone is now available with the Google-less Android /e/OS operating system

Thu, 05/07/2020 - 00:44
Do you want a phone you can repair yourself and comes with a privacy-first Android operating system? Then you want the Fairphone 3 with /e/OS.
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Most popular operating systems of 2020: The more things change...

Wed, 05/06/2020 - 17:30
According to Net Applications, desktop Linux is making a surge. But Windows still rules the desktop and other data suggests that macOS, Chrome OS, and Linux are still way behind, while we're turning evermore to our smartphones.
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Abby Kearns takes over as Puppet CTO

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 23:37
Cloud Foundry's former head has moved to the popular DevOps program Puppet -- where she'll be the CTO. Puppet’s current CTO, Deepak Giridharagopal is also staying on and retaining the CTO title.
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Fedora 32 released with Lenovo support

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 01:44
The latest version of Red Hat's community Linux distro is out, and it's a good one. And, soon, Lenovo will ship Fedora-based ThinkPads.
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Red Hat takes on the hybrid cloud with its latest OpenShift Kubernetes distro

Tue, 04/28/2020 - 17:00
IT's future belongs to containers and Kubernetes, and Red Hat thinks its latest OpenShift Kubernetes distro will take you there.
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Mark Shuttleworth on Ubuntu popularity and Canonical profitability

Tue, 04/28/2020 - 16:35
In the run-up to the release of Ubuntu 20.04, Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth spoke about Canonical's finances, IPO, and future in the days of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Micron speeds up SSDs with open-source database storage engine

Tue, 04/28/2020 - 00:34
Micron releases an open-source storage engine that optimizes solid-state drives and storage-class memory database throughput, latency and endurance.
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Ubuntu 20.04 arrives with Linux 5.4 kernel and WireGuard VPN

Thu, 04/23/2020 - 23:51
The latest long-term support version of Ubuntu Linux, Focal Fossa, is one good-looking cat with nice features for desktop, server, and cloud users.
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NetApp to make stateful applications easier to do in Kubernetes

Wed, 04/22/2020 - 23:52
NetApp is introducing an enterprise-class data service for stateful, cloud-native applications, which can work with any Kubernetes distribution.
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Here comes Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2

Wed, 04/22/2020 - 00:10
Red Hat introduces its latest RHEL version that helps users to get the most from the hybrid cloud.
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Open-source firmware turns CPAP machines into coronavirus ventilators

Mon, 04/20/2020 - 18:57
The Airbreak firmware is a big step toward transforming the Airsense 10 CPAP machine into a non-invasive ventilator.
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Verizon introduces open-source, big data coronavirus search engine

Mon, 04/13/2020 - 17:39
So much sickness, so much data, so little time. To help make sense of coronavirus research Verizon Media has created Vespa, an open-source big data search engine.
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Mapzen open-source mapping project revived under the Urban Computing Foundation

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 23:35
The orphaned Mapzen project, which is used in many mapping programs, has now found a new home with the Urban Computing Foundation.
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Cloud Foundry sees top leadership change

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 18:41
Abby Kearns, the Cloud Foundry's executive director, is stepping down leaving the most popular Platform-as-a-Service clouds in the capable hands of its CTO Chip Childers.
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