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Preparing for Chef 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 | Black Duck

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

Open Source

First deployment

Every sunday, receive not only the 5 strips of the week, but also our selection of videos, animated gifs and articles, which we found fun and you …

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 …

DevOps

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

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 …

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

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

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

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The Growth of Open Source in Application Security

I think we can agree that open source is at the heart of most modern applications. These days, we find open source in the operating platform …

Getting Started with Docker Datacenter

Sign up for a <b>free 30-day trial</b> of Docker Datacenter if you haven't already.<p>Get the most value out of your free 30-day Docker Datacenter trial …

DevOps

Watch your PaaS (and IaaS)

If you follow SUSE, you know we recently made our first technology acquisition—openATTIC—and announced it at our annual customer conference, SUSECON. …

PINEBOOK

Light and Thin 64-bit ARM based Open Source Notebook<p>PINEBOOK is a 11″ or 14″ notebook powered by same Quad-Core ARM Cortex A53 64-Bit Processor used …

Microsoft wordt lid van Linux Foundation

Microsoft wil naar eigen zeggen steeds meer betrokken zijn bij open source-projecten en gemeenschappen. Zo is het bedrijf een belangrijke speler op …

Introduction to Docker

This guide will explain you how to use Docker in everyday work and move on with continuous development.<p>Objectives of This Guide<p>This guide …

DevOps

2016 Guide to the Open Cloud

Title: 2016 Guide to the Open Cloud7 NovLearn more

Open Source

SUSE announces first acquisition

SUSE Linux has been acquired thrice in its history. Now the company, a Nuremberg-based independent business unit of the British mainframe group Micro …

Big Data

Does Microsoft Azure make sense for developers?

Microsoft is betting heavily on cloud services for its future. We take a close look at its strategy as a platform for Office 365, Linux and …

Cloud Computing

After almost a year of substantial effort, including 5 Alphas, 1 Beta, and 1 Release Candidate we are pleased to announce Elastic Stack 5.0.0 GA

In February of 2016, following Elastic{ON} 16, I wrote a post titled <i>Heya, Elastic Stack and X-Pack</i>. Today, after almost a year of substantial effort, …

DevOps

OpenStack: It’s interoperable after all

A few months ago at the OpenStack Summit in Austin, Texas, Don Rippert, IBM’s general manager of cloud strategy, challenged the various players …

OpenStack

With OpenStack users, dev and test are king

What's OpenStack's killer app? Users say it's dev and test.According to the latest OpenStack User Survey, most deployments of the open source cloud …

DevOps

OpenStack Newton » OpenStack Open Source Cloud Computing Software

OpenStack Newton Delivers One Platform for Virtualization, Bare Metal and Containers<p>OpenStack Newton, the 14th release of the open source cloud …

Brussels Airport gebruikt open source-software

<b>Open source-software voor bedrijfskritische toepassingen op Brussels Airport Brussels Airport Company, de beheerder van de luchthaven van Zaventem,</b> …

Linux Kernel 4.8 Released By Linus Torvalds — Here Are The 10 Best Features

Short Bytes: After eight Release Candidates and lots of development work, Linux kernel 4.8 has been released by Linus Torvalds....The post Linux …