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HPE teams up with SUSE on Helion OpenStack 5.0 release

When Hewlett-Packard Enterprise Co. sold the bulk of its OpenStack assets to SUSE at the end of last year, you could be forgiven for thinking the …

Tech Industry

OpenStack Summit Presented a Convincing Demo of Cross-Cloud Convergence

It should have taken place during the first half-hour of OpenStack Summit 2017 in Boston, because it would have answered some of the biggest …

DevOps

OpenStack continues to grow

Some people tell me that the popular open-source Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) OpenStack cloud is dying. They tell me that people aren’t using …

OpenStack

MariaDB raises $27.3 mln

<b>MariaDB</b> has raised 25 million euros ($27.3 million) in funding from the <b>European Investment Bank</b>. MariaDB is an open source database.PRESS …

Investing

Day 1

If you attended the morning general session led by Paul Cormier, executive vice president and president of Products and Technologies at Red Hat, you …

Virtualization

Managed OpenStack private cloud gains support vs. roll-your-own

OpenStack private cloud users have started to move out of the kitchen -- less interested in making dinner themselves -- and sit in the dining room to …

OpenStack

CentOS

In the recent 5.4 release of the Elastic Stack, we standardized on CentOS 7 as the base for our official Docker images (Elasticsearch, Logstash, …

DevOps

Red Hat kicks off annual Summit by leaning dev-wards

Red Hat’s annual summit opened today with the announcement of three new products aimed with uncharacteristic directness at developers, rather than …

Red Hat

Docker appoints software veteran as CEO to turn its popularity into cash

Docker was tagged with a $1 billion valuation in the heady days of<p>2015,when the term "unicorn" was still in vogue and venture capitalists spoke …

Docker

Announcing Longhorn: open source project for microservices-based distributed block storage

I’m super excited to unveil Project Longhorn, a new way to build distributed block storage for cloud- and container-based deployments. Following the …

DevOps

Ubuntu 18.04 To Ship with GNOME Desktop, Not Unity

Mark Shuttleworth has announced that Canonical is to end its investment in Unity 8, Mir, Ubuntu for phones, tablets, and convergence.This post, …

Linux

Computing DevOps Review 2017

<b>Computing DevOps Review 2017</b><p><i>Culture, methodologies and tools</i><p>Key highlights from the research include:<p>• The importance of achieving the balance right …

Google geeft opensourceprojecten nieuwe thuis

​Zoekgigant Google heeft vanaf het begin al niet alleen veel gebruikgemaakt van opensourcesoftware, maar ook zelf veel software onder een …

Open source: The new normal in enterprise software

Open source software — that is, software that gives users permission to modify, copy and distribute its source code and is either freely distributed …

Open source vulnerabilities in application software

<i>Patrick Carey, Director of Product Marketing, Black Duck Software</i><i>, discusses what software testers need to know about open source vulnerabilities in</i> …

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OpenStack® Ocata Strengthens Core Infrastructure Services and Container Integration with 15th Release of Cloud Computing Software<p><b>Stabilization cycle</b> …

OpenStack

Video: Linus Torvalds on How to Build a Successful Open Source Project

Linux creator Linus Torvalds took the stage at Open Source Leadership Summit this week to share some of his secrets to success in building one of the …

Linus Torvalds

Preparing for Chef Client 13 - Chef Blog

Over the last year, we’ve adopted a monthly release cadence for Chef. This has served us well, giving our users (and our staff!) a predictable …

Cookbooks

Open Source Security Analysis Report

Results from Black Duck Audits Show Gaps in Open Source Management in Most Applications<p>Many organizations believe they have adequate visibility and …

First deployment

SUSE Formalizes Container Strategy with a New Linux Distro, MicroOS

Arguably, CoreOS Linux could be called the first Linux-based operating system designed for cluster computing, containers/microservices. Even if …

Happy Holidays

OH DEER. IT'S THAT TIME OF THE YEAR AGAIN.<p>We wish you Happy Holidays & all the best for 2017!<p>Season's greetings from the entire Kangaroot</i> …

5 reasons to switch from VMware vSphere to Red Hat Virtualization

Rancher v1.3: Experimental Windows Containers Support

Earlier this week, we released Rancher 1.3. It includes several new features: user interface fixes, changes to our DNS engines, and improvements when …

Microsoft

5 initiatives that pushed the free software envelope in Europe in 2016

The public sector tends to lag—some would say <i>drag</i>—behind the private sector when it comes to adopting new technologies. This is also true when it …

Open Source Movement

ClusterHQ, an early player in the container ecosystem, calls it quits

ClusterHQ, an early player in the container DevOps ecosystem, today announced that it is shutting down operations immediately.<p>“Unfortunately, it’s often the pioneers who end up with arrows in their backs. And sometimes, archery injuries are self-inflicted,” the company’s CEO Mark Davis writes in a …

Ready OpenStack for Enterprise and Service Provider Clouds

RALEIGH, N.C. — December 15, 2016 —<p>Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the availability …

Customers focus on digital transformation, cloud, and DevOps

As 2016 comes to a close and we look to the new year, we were keen to hear from Red Hat customers about their plans for 2017, including their top …

Open Service Broker API Launches as Industry Standard

Cloud Foundry Foundation opens up governance of Service Broker API, new group aims to incubate the standardization of service delivery across cloud …

Red Hat