Linux.com

Subscribe to Linux.com feed
Updated: 13 min 27 sec ago

This Week in Open Source News: AGL Updates, Why Pick Linux, & More

Fri, 2016-07-01 16:10
Title:  This Week in Open Source News: AGL Updates, Why Pick Linux, & More1 JulLearn more

How to Install the Nextcloud Server on Ubuntu

Fri, 2016-07-01 16:00
Title: How to Install the Nextcloud Server on Ubuntu1 JulLearn more

Open Source Is Key to the Modern Data Center, Says EMC's Joshua Bernstein

Thu, 2016-06-30 17:29

Flexibility, freedom, innovation and integration is the answer. The question is why should the enterprise build on open source? How can a business survive if it gives away everything? Joshua Bernstein, Vice President of Technology at EMC, makes the case for enterprise open source in his MesosCon North America keynote.

How Linux and Open Source Are Powering Comcast’s Massive Infrastructure

Thu, 2016-06-30 16:00

Comcast is the nation’s largest Internet service provider. In 2015 the company had more than 23.76 million high-speed data subscribers and 22.4 million video subscribers. To serve these customers, Comcast  deals with a massive amount of data.

Last Day to Apply for Free Training and Certification With the 2016 LiFT Scholarship Program

Thu, 2016-06-30 14:00
Title: Last Day to Apply for Free Training and Certification With the 2016 LiFT Scholarship Program30 JunLearn more

5 SSH Hardening Tips

Wed, 2016-06-29 16:00
Title: 5 SSH Hardening Tips 29 JunLearn more

Make Peace With Your Processes: Part 5

Wed, 2016-06-29 15:45
Title: Make Peace With Your Processes: Part 529 JunLearn more

What is DevOps? John Willis Explains

Tue, 2016-06-28 16:00
Title: What is DevOps? John Willis Explains28 JunLearn more

Make Peace With Your Processes: Part 4

Tue, 2016-06-28 15:31
Title: Make Peace With Your Processes: Part 428 JunLearn more

Apache Spark Creator Matei Zaharia Describes Structured Streaming in Spark 2.0 [Video]

Mon, 2016-06-27 15:05

Apache Spark has been an integral part of Mesos from its inception. Spark is one of the most widely used big data processing systems for clusters. Matei Zaharia, the CTO of Databricks and creator of Spark, talked about Spark's advanced data analysis power and new features in its upcoming 2.0 release in his MesosCon 2016 keynote.

Spark's Design Goals

Spark was created to meet two needs: to provide a unified engine for big data processing, and a concise high-level API for working with big data.

Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator: Lorenzo Paglia

Mon, 2016-06-27 15:00
Title: Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator: Lorenzo Paglia27 JunLearn more

This Week in Open Source News: Sony Settles PS3 Debacle, New Hyperledger Members, & More

Fri, 2016-06-24 16:30
Title: This Week in Open Source News: Sony Settles PS3 Debacle, New Hyperledger Members, & More24 JunLearn more

Make Peace With Your Processes: Part 3

Fri, 2016-06-24 16:15
Title: Make Peace With Your Processes: Part 324 JunLearn more

Let Attic Deduplicate and Store your Backups

Fri, 2016-06-24 16:00
Title: Let Attic Deduplicate and Store your Backups24 JunLearn more

Q&A with Tracy Hinds: Improving Education and Diversity at Node.js

Thu, 2016-06-23 20:14
Title: Q&A with Tracy Hinds: Improving Education and Diversity at Node.js23 JunLearn more

Raspberry Pi Stays on Top in Survey of 81 Open-Spec SBCs

Thu, 2016-06-23 16:25

Two years ago, the Raspberry Pi seemed as if it might be eclipsed by a growing number of open-spec single board computer projects with faster processors, Android support, and more extensive features. But then the Raspberry Pi reestablished its lead in two major great leaps forward.

New Tools and Techniques for Managing and Monitoring Mesos

Thu, 2016-06-23 15:00

It wasn't that long ago that the idea of managing petabytes of data, and monitoring giant busy computing clusters running thousands of services was something for the future and not the now. As it turned out, that was a mighty short future, and it's all happening now. These talks from MesosCon North America show how two different companies are solving configuration and data management issues with Apache Mesos and other tools. 

Successful DevOps Deployment Involves Shift in Culture and Processes

Wed, 2016-06-22 16:12

To create sustained high performance, organizations must invest as much in their people and processes as they do in their technology, according to Puppet’s 2016 State of DevOps Report.

The 50+ page report, written by Alanna Brown, Dr. Nicole Forsgren, Jez Humble, Nigel Kersten, and Gene Kim, aimed to better understand how the technical practices and cultural norms associated with DevOps affect IT and organizational performance as well as ROI.

ClusterHQ’s Mohit Bhatnagar Talks about Flocker, Docker, and the Rise of Open Source

Wed, 2016-06-22 16:00

Container technology remains very big news, and if you bring up the topic almost everyone immediately thinks of Docker. But, there are other tools that can compete with Docker, and tools that can extend it and make it more flexible. CoreOS’s Rkt, for example, is a command-line tool for running app containers.

Running Distributed Applications at Scale on Mesos from Twitter and CloudBees

Wed, 2016-06-22 15:30

A recurring theme in our MesosCon North America 2016 series is solving difficult resource provisioning problems. The days of investing days or even weeks in spec’ing, acquiring, and setting up hardware and software to meet increased workloads are long gone. Now we see vast provisioning adjustments taking place in seconds.

Pages