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How to install a Kubernetes cluster on CentOS 7

Jack Wallen walks you through the process of installing a Kubernetes cluster on the enterprise-friendly CentOS 7 server platform.<p>Kubernetes is an …

Iterative Terraform Development with Skaffold and Kubernetes

<b>Kubernetes</b> and <b>Terraform</b> are two well known foundational open source instruments for building infrastructure. They are very different by nature and …

These 5 healthy habits could help you live a decade longer, study suggests

<b>(CNN) —</b> Want to prolong your life expectancy by more than a decade? A new study suggests that you can do just that by following these five healthy habits: never smoke, maintain a healthy body-mass index, keep up moderate to vigorous exercise, don't drink too much alcohol, and eat a healthy …

Biomedicine

Five Open Source Projects that MSPs Should Be Following

If you're in the managed services business, you need to stay on top of the latest technologies. Here are five open source projects that MSPs should …

OpenStack

We may have less than five years to change how we learn, earn and care

As Australian children go back to school, what should we be doing to get them ready for the fourth industrial revolution?<p>Over the course of the last year, at the World Economic Forum and elsewhere, I have asked participants two questions. First I ask for a show of hands on whether they feel …

Artificial Intelligence

Virgin Atlantic turned industrial waste into greener jet fuel

Illinois-based LanzaTech and Virgin Atlantic have been working on an alternative fuel source for Sir Richard Branson's flagship airline since 2011. This week, the two companies announced a breakthrough that could drastically reduce the airline industry's carbon emissions. LanzaTech has produced …

Virgin Atlantic

Robots pave the way for our sci-fi future now

Walmart is experimenting with autonomous shopping carts. Domino’s, Uber and Auro are heavily invested in autonomous driving research. Robots are serving as security guards, performing surgery, checking inventory at grocery stores, assisting in warehouse work, delivering our room service and even …

Regulation

Mountain Duck 1.5.5 – Mount server and cloud storage as a local disk. | macOS Apps | Mac Games | AppKed

<b>Mountain Duck</b>, based on the solid open-source foundation of Cyberduck, allows you to mount remote volumes in Finder on OS X and File Explorer on …

Sinkhole causes waste water leak

About 980 million litres of contaminated water have leaked into Florida's main underground source of drinking water, officials in the US state say.<p>The leak occurred after a huge sinkhole opened up under a phosphate fertiliser plant near Tampa, damaging the stack where waste water was stored.

Water

Cloud management enters phase 2: Decentralization

Cloud computing is about centralization, the ability to push workloads that run on expensive on-premises systems to cheaper systems on public …

Cloud Management

Scientists caught black holes swallowing stars - and burping energy back up

​<b>Washington:</b> Supermassive black holes are voracious beasts. Their tremendous gravitational pull sucks in everything that gets too close, including …

Cancer Immunotherapy At A Crossroads

It was in 1909 that Nobel Prize-winning German physician Paul Ehrlich proposed the idea that our bodies are fighting constant battles with cancer and that, thankfully, most of the time we win.<p>Ehrlich was a visionary in recognizing the interaction between cancer and the immune system. Specifically, …

Cancer

Will Cloud Kill The IT Star?

It’s a question I hear often when speaking with companies across the globe: Does cloud computing spell the demise of the CIO and IT department?<p>The short answer: No. The longer, more complicated answer: The cloud will force IT leaders and their organizations to fundamentally change what they do (and …

A Hydrogen Car Just Set The Record For The World's Longest Continuous Journey

Welcome to the future.<p>There's no doubt that electric cars have a big role to play in the future of personal transport, but they're not the only …

Oracle Cloud Chief on Making Docker A Better Corporate Citizen

Docker is gaining credibility among techies as one way to construct, test and deploy software more quickly. The so-called “container” technology lets …

A 'street battle' is brewing between Amazon and Microsoft

In a note published on Tuesday, market-research firm FBR Capital Markets predicted Azure will reach an annual run-rate trajectory of $8 billion-plus in 2016. That's about the same run rate as AWS this year.<p>"We continue to believe 2016 will be a '206 area code street battle for the cloud,' with …

Satya Nadella

Google now proud owner of abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.com

It’s a URL you really don’t want to have to type, or indeed spell out to anyone, but having created a new parent company called Alphabet, Google …

Data Visualisation – Or Big Data 2.0?

Much has been written, discussed, consulted, and debated about the collection, storage, and retrieval of Big Data. We will not attempt to add …

Data Visualization

Amazon's true brilliance shone this week in a tale of three clouds

This was earnings week in the tech industry, but the one report everybody was waiting for came out on Thursday.<p>That's when Amazon broke out detailed financial results from Amazon Web Services, its cloud computing business, for the first time.<p>That's when the world discovered that Amazon is making …

Cloud Computing