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Enterprises Bullish On 100 GbE, Cloud, And SDN

Wed, 2016-05-18 16:40
enterprises are ramping up their shift to 100 Gigabit Ethernet, with one in four already implementing it and two out of three planning to adopt it by 2017.

Tiny Core Linux 7.1 Receives BusyBox 1.24.2 in the Second Release Candidate

Wed, 2016-05-18 15:43
The development of the Tiny Core Linux 7.1 operating system, the first major update to the 7.x series of one of the smallest GNU/Linux distros out there, continues with a second RC (Release Candidate) build.

5 Security Tools for Containers and Microservices

Wed, 2016-05-18 14:46
Containers and microservices from vendors like Docker and CoreOS offer innovative solutions for running apps and storing data in the cloud without the overhead of traditional virtualization. But they also present special challenges when it comes to security and protecting the data inside containers. Answers for container security are still emerging, but here's a look at what the ecosystem has produced so far.

Mark Shuttleworth: We Are at Our Best When We Are Constantly Improving

Wed, 2016-05-18 13:49
Canonical and Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth published a new blog entry on his website to thank the Ubuntu Community Council for their hard work.

5 rules for avoiding burnout

Wed, 2016-05-18 12:52
I have goals that might seem familiar to you: improve my overall working conditions, set boundaries for myself, and arrive at some sort of balance between a reasonable stream of work vs. getting things done in a resource-constrained space. If these goals are true for you, keep reading. If not, is the company you work for hiring? "My friend" is looking.read more

How to install Elefant CMS on Ubuntu 16.04

Wed, 2016-05-18 11:54
In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Elefant CMS on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS with Apache, PHP and MySQL installed on it. Elefant CMS is an open source CMS and web framework written in PHP that allows web developers to create everything from simple websites to complete web applications. This tutorial was tested and written for an Ubuntu VPS, but it should work on any Debian based Linux distribution.

Install Mysql with PHP 7 support in Ubuntu 16.04 server

Wed, 2016-05-18 10:57
Install Mysql with PHP 7 support in Ubuntu 16.04 server

Researchers crack new version of CryptXXX ransomware

Wed, 2016-05-18 10:00
Researchers from Kaspersky Lab have developed a method of decrypting files affected with the latest version of CryptXXX, a malware program that combines ransomware and information-stealing capabilities.

An Everyday Linux User Review Of Ubuntu 16.04 - The Good, The Bad And The Not Quite So Ugly

Wed, 2016-05-18 09:03
Ubuntu 16.04 has made few significant changes but the introduction of snap packages appears to be a good step forward as does the use of the Gnome package manager. Unfortunately it is let down by some key issues such as the inability to install major packages without the use of the command line

Moto G And Moto G Plus Are Finally Out With Fingertouch Sensor

Wed, 2016-05-18 08:06
The smartphones lovers were waiting for the Moto G to come out since some images were leaked out. Today wait is over! Today Lenovo has ended the wait here in the event @TajPalaceNewDel in New Delhi. Lenovo announced the two devices, first Moto G and second Moto G Plus.

First Steps with OpenVR and the Vive on Linux

Wed, 2016-05-18 07:08
While not officially supported, it turns out that through SteamVR and Valve's OpenVR, the HTC Vive "works" on Linux with some minor permission changes.

SourceForge Tightens Security With Malware Scans

Wed, 2016-05-18 06:11
It appears as if the new owners at SourceForge are serious about fixing the mistakes made by the sites previous owners. FOSS Force has learned that as of today, the software repository used by many free and open source projects is scanning all hosted projects for malware. Sites that don't make the grade will be noticeably flagged with a red warning badge located beside the project's download button.

Ubuntu Touch OTA-12 Will Be More About Fixes than Features, Says Canonical

Wed, 2016-05-18 05:14
We promised to keep our Ubuntu Phone and Ubuntu Tablet readers informed about the latest developments in the Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system, and today we have some interesting news to share.

10 Alternative Web Browsers for Ubuntu 16.04

Wed, 2016-05-18 04:17
Ubuntu 16.04 is out and it's time to take a new look at the alternative browsers available to install. Since 14.04, some browsers have been abandoned and new ones have emerged. What's your favorite browser for Ubuntu?

Why VCs Have Invested More Than $200M in Container Tech

Wed, 2016-05-18 03:20
Last week alone, investors—aiming to profit from the new approach to building, deploying and managing apps—poured $63M into open-source container vendors.

Linuxfx 7.4.2 Screenshot Tour

Wed, 2016-05-18 02:23
This new version of Linuxfx is the latest 7 series and brings several new features included. Start using the new CTOs interface and all the features of the systems developed by Linuxfx Software for the area of biometrics and access control. This version contains the most current tools for production and even Internet browsing, as well as providing extra security against malicious websites or other content potentially harmful to your computer.

4 ways to share power, not hoard it

Wed, 2016-05-18 01:25
For the last few years the Community Leadership Summit (CLS) has taken place the weekend before OSCON. I've never had the opportunity to attend before, but this year OSCON and CLS are in my hometown.read more

Varnish Software's Varnish Massive Storage Engine

Wed, 2016-05-18 00:28
The headlining feature of the new Varnish Massive Storage Engine (MSE) 2.0 fromVarnish Software is cache persistence.

Backup or Clone a Disk in Linux by using Clonezilla

Tue, 2016-05-17 23:31
Disk cloning or Clone a Disk is the process of copying data from a hard disk to another one, in fact you can do this process by copy & paste but you won’t be able to copy the hidden files and folders or the in-use files

How to install Rundeck on a Debian 8 (Jessie) server

Tue, 2016-05-17 22:34
Rundeck allows you to run commands/scripts on a remote computer. In this tutorial, I will deal with Linux servers : Debian for rundeck server and Debian/ubuntu for the remote computers. This tutorial shows the steps to install and configure a rundeck server.

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