Monthly Archives: Oktober 2016

HPE backs off from OpenStack development

HPE still supports OpenStack in its Helion cloud program, but it’s cutting way back on how much it’s spending on helping create OpenStack. HPE has had a… curious cloud history. It’s tried the public cloud, that failed. It’s supported several different cloud platforms, and now, having been a major OpenStack cloud developer, it’s backing off […]

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Where OpenStack cloud is today and where it’s going tomorrow

The future looks bright for OpenStack — according to 451 Research, OpenStack is growing rapidly to become a $5-billion-a-year cloud business. But obstacles still remain. OpenStack Summit has 5,000-plus people who believe that OpenStack is the future of the cloud. 451 Research thinks they may be onto something, The research company expects revenue from OpenStack […]

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Can Enterprise Data Privacy be Addressed by Open Source Software?

Data privacy is defined by an organization’s ability to determine what data in a computer system can be shared by third parties. IT leaders are increasingly concerned with enterprise data privacy and protection, and they need ways to maintain control of what data is being accessed. What kinds of data are subject to privacy concerns […]

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The Linux Foundation strives to unite open-source JavaScript community

The next generation of open-source JavaScript programming has begun under the aegis of the JS Foundation. In London, at OSCon Europe, The Linux Foundation announced that the JS Foundation is now a Linux Foundation Project. This next generation of the JQuery Foundation is committed to help JavaScript application and server-side projects. It will do this […]

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Ubuntu 16.10: The Linux for the cloud and containers arrives

Ubuntu is still a popular desktop Linux, but it’s clear that what Canonical really wants is to consolidate Ubuntu’s position as the Linux for the cloud. Once upon a time Canonical’s Ubuntu Linux was known as the desktop Linux. It’s desktop is still very popular and the company is still investing in improving it. But, […]

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Fedora 25 beta released: Community Linux for containers arrives

Fedora used to be just for cutting-edge desktop users and programmers. Today, it’s still for them, with the long, long delayed release of the Wayland display server, but it’s also for cloud builders. Many Linux programmers use Fedora, Red Hat’s community Linux distribution for development. But Fedora has been far more than that lately. It’s […]

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Linux 5.0 Kernel is Coming in 2017

It’s very likely that the Linux 5.0 kernel will debut at some point in 2017. Linux creator Linus Torvald´s hasn’t yet officially set a date, but that’s not quite how he works or how the Linux development process pushes releases. In a Google Plus post Torvald´s noted that after the Linux 4.8 release, we’re now […]

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