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Software-Defined Storage Opens Up: 10 Projects to Know

Wed, 2017-02-15 06:03
Throughout 2016, the SDS (Software-Defined Storage) category achieved many new milestones and became increasingly tied to successful cloud deployments. With SDS, organizations can manage policy-based provisioning and management of data storage independent of the underlying hardware. They can also deploy free and open source SDS solutions. Many people are familiar with Ceph and are leveraging it within their OpenStack deployments, but Ceph is far from the only relevant open source SDS project.

10 Best Linux Terminals For Ubuntu And Fedora

Wed, 2017-02-15 04:49
One of the most important applications for Linux users is the terminal emulator. It allows every user to get access to the shell. Bash is the most common shell for Linux and UNIX distributions, it’s powerful and very necessary for newbies and advanced users. So, in this article, you are going to know the great alternatives that you have to use an excellent terminal emulator.

Whats your favorite open source animal?

Wed, 2017-02-15 03:34
Open source brands and logos often feature animals. In the image above you might be able to think of one or a few open source projects those animals might represent. In this poll, we came up with a few more to add to his list for you to vote on: Which is your favorite?

Why Munich should stick with Linux

Wed, 2017-02-15 02:20
Even Accenture, the Microsoft partner, which suggested Munich return to Windows, doesn[he]#039[/he]t consider Windows as the sole best option.

Stay with Free Software, City of Munich!

Wed, 2017-02-15 01:06
The city of Munich is currently considering a move away from Free Software back to Microsoft products. We consider this to be a mistake and urge the decision makers to reconsider.

How to connect ONLYOFFICE online editors to OwnCloud

Wed, 2017-02-15 01:06
This tutorial describes how to connect ONLYOFFICE document editors with an OwnCloud server by using the OwnCloud ONLYOFFICE integration app.

What Is Open Source Software?

Tue, 2017-02-14 23:51
What is Open Source Software? Most of us think we already know, but in fact, there are a number of interpretations and nuances to defining Open Source. This is the first article in a new series that will explain the basics of open source for business advantage and how to achieve it through the discipline of professional open source management.

Cryptkeeper – An Easy Way To Encrypt And Decrypt Folder or Directory In Linux

Tue, 2017-02-14 22:37
Cryptkeeper is a Free, open source Linux system tray applet that manages EncFS encrypted folders.

Microsoft Has Not Managed to Blackmail Huawei Over Android and GNU/Linux, But Its Trolls/Satellites Are Trying

Tue, 2017-02-14 21:23
The story of Huawei gets more complicated, even though software patents are losing their teeth and notorious patent trolls are altogether losing their patents

Minecraft Server Configuration

Tue, 2017-02-14 17:30
If you have read my recent article, ‘Minecraft Server on Linux’, then you may want to do more than just play Minecraft. The Minecraft Server allows you to control many aspects of playing as well as managing players. This article will cover some of these aspects to help make your server more appealing to the players.

CentOS Vs. Ubuntu

Tue, 2017-02-14 16:16
Linux options available are almost “limitless” because, everyone can build it, either by changing an already existing distro or a new Linux From Scratch (LFS).

Getting Started with Taskwarrior

Tue, 2017-02-14 15:02
Taskwarrior is a flexible command-line task management program. In their own words: Taskwarrior manages your TODO list from your command line. It is flexible, fast, efficient, unobtrusive, does its job then gets out of your way. Taskwarrior is highly customizable,... Continue Reading →

How to Back Up Your Android Data with ADB on Ubuntu

Tue, 2017-02-14 13:47
Did you know that instead of using apps you can back up your Android data entirely using the PC? Here is how you can back up your Android data with ADB on Ubuntu.

Canonical Now Offers Mesa 13.0.4 for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and Ubuntu 16.10 in a PPA

Tue, 2017-02-14 12:33
As we reported earlier this week, the soon-to-be-released Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS (Xenial Xerus) operating system won't ship with the latest Mesa 13.0.x 3D Graphics Library, but with Mesa 12.0.6.

RSA 2017: SophosLabs sees spike in Linux-IoT malware

Tue, 2017-02-14 11:19
Attackers are increasingly using Linux security holes to target and infect Internet of Things (IoT) devices that include everything from webcams to internet-connecting household appliances. That's among the findings in a SophosLabs malware forecast released today, the first day of RSA Conference 2017 in San Francisco.

Orange Pi as Time Machine Server

Tue, 2017-02-14 10:04
Set up an Orange Pi board as an inexpensive Time Machine server for backing up your Mac using Netatalk on Armbian Linux.

How to Setup Linux RAID 1 Device on RHEL

Tue, 2017-02-14 08:50
Configuring LINUX RAID 1 is very essential.....RAID partitions allows advanced features such as redundancy and better performance.

Jam: Listen To Google Play Music From The Console

Tue, 2017-02-14 07:36
Jam is a new Google Play Music console player for Linux and Windows. It features a console interface very similar to that of Cmus with easy keyboard navigation, last.fm scrobbling, and more.

Red Hat Virtualization (RHV) environment on IBM Power Systems

Tue, 2017-02-14 06:21
This article describes how to install and configure RHV components based on RHEL 7.3 LE, on an IBM POWER8 host.

Recent WordPress vulnerability used to deface 1.5 million pages

Tue, 2017-02-14 05:07
Attackers are exploiting the recently patched REST API vulnerability that allows code to be injected into WordPress websites.