Red Hat

TrueAbility Aims to Reinvent IT Certifications

In an age of cloud computing and rapidly emerging technologies it's time for new approaches to IT certifications.<p>Many years ago, I created an …

Business Technology

Barclays raises Red Hat price target

Barclays raises its price target on Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) to $120 from $105 and maintains an Overweight rating ahead of Q2 earnings next Monday.<p>Analyst …

Business

Microsoft

Managing the scale and complexities of hyper-scale cloud deployments presents new challenges for IT organizations.<p>Technologies like Ansible by Red …

Microsoft Azure

OpenVAS Network Vulnerability Scanning for Beginners: Step One, Installation

One of the most powerful network vulnerability scanners is opensource software. OpenVAS was forked from Nessus around 2005, and it was originally …

Linux

The Concentrated Portfolio - August Update

The Concentrated Portfolio continues to outperform.<p>Two new names were added.<p>July was a great month for the portfolio.<p>I have been busy since my last …

Stocks

Zero to Cloud Operations on OpenShift in Minutes

Some time ago, I walked through installing the cloud management solution known as CloudForms in a container.While this was fun, it was not really …

DevOps

Red Hat beer and burger box brouhaha: Would a pint help you wash down the containers?

In an attempt to bribe entice viewers to expose their eyes to an upcoming online webinar introducing containers, Red Hat has offered free beer and …

Can Amazon deliver what Boston needs?

GE: W<p>Aetna: L<p>Alexion: W<p>Red Hat: L<p>Get Talking Points in your inbox:<p>An afternoon recap of the day’s most important business news, delivered …

Economic Development

GitHub's Atom Text Editor Gets a Full IDE

This week brings a new way to get your git on: GitHub has announced the release of Atom-IDE, a set of packages designed to bring IDE-style …

Software Development

How to become a data scientist

Once upon a time, I wanted to be an evolutionary biologist. To make a long story short, I had a change of heart and dropped out of my PhD program to …

Data Science

Python for the Oracle DBA – Connects to everything

In my introduction to my Python for the Oracle DBA topic I said that Python can connect to everything that an Oracle DBA needs. I want to use this …

Python Programming

Oracle will open source Java EE, using Eclipse Foundation, with IBM and Red Hat support

Java

University gets Nutanix for self-serve cloud to replace Red Hat

The University of Reading replaces ageing and difficult-to-manage Red Hat storage with half a petabyte of Nutanix hyper-converged and dodges £1/2 …

Business Technology

Java EE moves to Eclipse

If you’ve been following the news about Oracle’s new direction for Java EE, you’ll know that one of the motivations for changing the governance and …

Software Development

Open Source Summit: Kubernetes as the New Linux

Even as the Linux Foundation celebrates the ongoing success of its open source operating system kernel, the ever-shifting technology landscape may …

DevOps

Kubernetes envy? That's (ahem) virtual insanity for VMware

For all of the breathless hype that containers and cloud native get, the strange-but-true story is that enterprises still need to run servers and for …

Virtualization

This Startup Offers Free Way to Protect Corporate Software

Anchore, a software startup dedicated to protecting software containers, is now making a version of its own software free for anyone to use on their …

Highways

What Are Databases Used For?

To gather insights on the state of databases today, and their future, we spoke to 27 executives at 23 companies who are involved in the creation and …

Big Data

Red Hat speed fiends celebrate automation

While tech luminaries fret about the world-killing potential of self-directed computers amid galas and globetrotting, the industry's worker bees see …

Automation

Ansible DevOps program gets upgraded | ZDNet

The popular DevOps program Ansible is being made available in a new package and with additional features.<p>Inspired by the world of just-in-time …

DevOps

No Giraffes At The Traffic Light

In his delightful little book, The Art of Thinking Clearly, Rolf Dobelli tells an interesting story. It’s a story that provides a fascinating insight …

House Homeland Security panel dives into cyber workforce

<i>With help from Eric Geller and Martin Matishak</i><p><b>HOMELAND BUSINESS</b> <b>—</b> The House Homeland Security Committee’s cybersecurity subpanel this afternoon will confront challenges in building the cybersecurity workforce, with an emphasis on the Homeland Security Department. “Unfortunately, DHS’s issues are …

Cybersecurity

NGINX releases application platform with new application server, centralized management tools

NGINX is transforming its offerings into a one-stop application development and delivery platform, so teams can build or modernize applications with …

DevOps

Nintendo Updates Super Mario’s CV, He’s Not A Plumber Anymore

It seems even game characters need to level up—career wise. The gaming world was surprised after Nintendo fans found out that its iconic …

Gaming

ContainerCon 2017 to Show Deepening Impact of Containers on Production Systems

“This year feels like the year containers came of age,” said Matt Butcher, Project Lead for Kubernetes Helm at Microsoft. As the program chair for …

Virtualization

Considerations for CIOs and IT Implementers to Assess Kubernetes

Kubernetes is but one permutation of orchestrated distribution. At the moment, it’s the one with the largest plurality of users, but this horse race …

Virtualization

Walmart To Use Nvidia’s Chips In Its Data Centers – Depositor of Stocks

According to Global Equities Research, Walmart will turn to using more Nvidia chips in the future as it builds data centers which will be based on …

Amazon Web Services

Multi-cloud strategy: 8 things to know

Multi-cloud does not need to mean “a dizzying sprawl of clouds and ensuing complexity;” it literally just means “more than one.”<p>That said, …

CIOs

Interested in running Red Hat Ansible Tower, OpenShift or RHEL on Azure?

Learn how to automate infrastructure on Azure using Red Hat Ansible!<p>Microsoft partner Spektra Systems will be delivering a hands-on lab workshop were …

Virtualization

Develop and Scale applications using OpenShift

OpenShift is Red Hat's Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) that allows developers to quickly develop, host, and scale applications in a cloud environment. …

Programming