May 19, 2015
The OpenStack Infrastructure team manages all the services that developers in the OpenStack project interface with on a day-to-day basis, including the code review and continuous integration system, Wiki, IRC...
May 18, 2015
I'm a Linux noob. A newcomer. A beginner. Call it what you like, the fact is I'm new to Linux.
And, three years ago I was new to open source, too. It's not uncommon for my generation—my peers—to have PCs...
May 13, 2015
SDPs offer enterprises an alternative to traditional perimeter tools for protecting network assets, says CSA, Waverley
The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), a group that promotes security best practices for...
May 10, 2015
LONDON ---- May 2015 ---- The Open Source Software Communities (OSSCOM) Consortium Meeting and Open Source Software workshop were hosted by Brunel University London.
The Open Source Software workshop...
May 9, 2015
Mythology can be a useful tool for uniting cultures and countries. It’s somewhat less useful for understanding the rise of modern technologies. Here are two myths that are widely associated with the big data...
May 8, 2015
My favorite part about our open source project, PencilBlue, is that I get to interact with people from all over the world. When we first started, there were just two of us, but as the months progressed we saw...
May 7, 2015
One of the most puzzling questions about the history of free and open source is this: Why did Linux succeed so spectacularly, whereas similar attempts to build a free or open source, Unix-like operating system...
May 6, 2015
When Kurt Rohloff was working as a senior scientist at Raytheon BBN Technologies, he quickly realized the value of encryption when storing data in the cloud. However, he viewed the fact that the data couldn’t...
May 5, 2015
Greg Knaddison has worked for big consulting firms, boutique software firms, startups, professional service firms, and former Drupal Security Team leader. He is currently the director of Engineering at CARD....
May 1, 2015
Although a small-scale OpenStack private cloud appears cheaper on paper, when skill costs are factored in it may work out more expensive than proprietary alternatives.
OpenStack distributions cost on...