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Bitnami Introduces Kubeapps for Click and Deploy Kubernetes Containers

Wed, 2017-12-06 14:16
The company hedged it's bet a bit with this unveiling. At the same time it was demoing the product at the Kubernetes containers conference being held inside the Austin Texas city limits, it was officially launching the product at its headquarters in San Francisco. Evidently the folks at Bitnami wanted to make sure the folks in Silicon Valley took note.

Real Time Linux server monitoring with GLANCES monitoring tool

Wed, 2017-12-06 12:45
Glances is an open source real time Linux monitoring system that aims at providing as much as information possible in as minimum as space possible. Glances is like top command but more refined with...

November top 10 articles and Opensource.com community update

Wed, 2017-12-06 11:13
We published 77 articles last month and welcomed 14 new authors. We also set a new record with 717,103 unique visitors.

CrossOver 17 Lets You Install Microsoft Office 2016 on Your Linux Computer

Wed, 2017-12-06 09:42
CodeWeavers' Josh DuBois announced today the general availability of the CrossOver 17.0.0 commercial application that lets Linux and macOS users install apps and games designed for Microsoft Windows.

Pivotal Expands Cloud Foundry and Container Services

Wed, 2017-12-06 08:10
Pivotal announced the latest update to its Pivotal Cloud Foundry platform on Dec. 5, along with a preview of the company's Kubernetes-powered container service and the launch of a new serverless effort.

Total War: ROME II - Emperor Edition is again showing signs of possible Linux support

Wed, 2017-12-06 06:39
Total War: ROME II was supposed to come to Linux quite some time ago, but it never happened. Seems it may still come. This is an odd one, as it was originally announced a number of years ago. The original announcement can be seen here from 2013, where it said "ROME II will be launching on Linux early next year". Of course, 2014 came and went and the game was nowhere to be seen.

What is the best blog article in 2017?

Wed, 2017-12-06 05:07
Year 2017 is about to end. There were many nice and not so nice moments this year for all of us.There were many nice and not so nice articles this year.Let's review them and decide which one you like more.

Android 8.1 Oreo Officially Released for Supported Pixel and Nexus Devices

Wed, 2017-12-06 03:36
A bit early than expected, Google seeded today the final Android 8.1 Oreo software update to supported Pixel and Nexus devices, also releasing the binary images for those who want to update manually.

Toughened up, Linux friendly board-set runs on Skylake-U

Wed, 2017-12-06 02:04
VersaLogic’s rugged “Condor” board-set runs on Skylake U-series CPUs, and offers a pair each of GbE, DP, USB 3.0, and mini-PCIe connections, among other I/O. The compact, 95 x 95 x 37 mm Condor is the newest member of VersaLogic’s Embedded Processing Unit (EPU) family of board-sets.

OpenStack Launches Kata Containers Project to Improve Security

Wed, 2017-12-06 00:33
New effort brings Intel Clear Containers and the Hyper runV technologies together to provide a secure base for running containers in the cloud.

What DevOps teams really need from a CIO

Tue, 2017-12-05 23:01
DevOps teams need IT leaders to focus on three topics: communication, technical debt, and trust

LinuxAndUbuntu Distro Review Of Nitrux Linux

Tue, 2017-12-05 21:30
?Nitrux Linux Distribution At first redden, this specific Linux appropriation appears to be a greater amount of an analysis than whatever else — to indicate how much the KDE desktop can be changed to take after any semblance of the Elementary OS or MacOS desktops. At its heart, in any case, it's considerably more than that.

How to install and use SoftHSM on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Tue, 2017-12-05 19:58
SoftHSM is basically an implementation of a cryptographic store accessible through a PKCS #11 interface. The PKCS#11 interface is used to communicate or access the cryptographic devices such as HSM (Hardware Security Modules) and smart cards. The primary purpose of HSM devices is to generate cryptographic keys and sign/encrypt information without revealing the private key to the others.

Using sudo to delegate permissions in Linux

Tue, 2017-12-05 16:20
I recently wrote a short Bash program to copy MP3 files from a USB thumb drive on one network host to another network host. The files are copied to a specific directory on the server that I run for a volunteer organization, from where the files can be downloaded and played.read more

Ubuntu 18.04 - What's new, release dates & more

Tue, 2017-12-05 14:49
We’ve all been waiting for it – the new LTS release of Ubuntu – 18.04. Learn more about new features, the release dates, and more.

3 ways university classrooms can be more open

Tue, 2017-12-05 13:12
Institutions of higher education stress the importance of student autonomy in academic exploration—yet the typical configuration of university courses does not take full advantage of students' potential to become actors in their education, rather than just receivers of it. To realize this potential and make university learning more inclusive of—and meaningful for—students, professors could learn a lesson from open organizations.read more

How to Change Your Password on Raspberry Pi Raspbian

Tue, 2017-12-05 11:40
The Raspberry Pi is great but is a little lacking in security out of the box. Here we’ll show you how to change a Raspberry Pi password and secure your Pi.

Torrents - Everything You Need to Know

Tue, 2017-12-05 10:09
Torrents - Every time we hear this word, the only thing that comes to our minds is free movies, games and cracked software. But little do we know about how they work, the various concepts involved in torrenting etc. So here in this article let’s have a look at torrenting from a technical perspective.?

Home and building automation carrier taps Raspberry Pi CM3

Tue, 2017-12-05 08:37
Acme’s “CM3-Home” home automation carrier board for the RPi CM3 includes opto-isolated RS485, TP-Bus/KNX, and Light-Bus/DALI links, plus Grove support. Italy-based Acme Systems, which has launched several Linux-friendly COMs like the Atmel SAMA5 Acqua A5 and RoadRunner, has turned to the Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 Lite (CM3) as the foundation for its new CM3-Home […]

30 Best Linux Games On Steam You Should Play in 2017

Tue, 2017-12-05 07:06
When it comes to Gaming, a system running on Windows platform is what anyone would recommend. It still is a superior choice for gamers with better graphics driver support and perfect hardware compatibility. But, what about the thought of gaming on a Linux system? Well, yes, of course – it is possible – maybe you thought of it at some point in time but the collection of Linux games on Steam for Linux platform wasn’t appealing at all few years back.

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