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Vault: The Linux Foundation’s new storage-focused tradeshow

August 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

Here’s a secret that most server administrrators know, but few outside the datacenter and server room know: Most big data stores, and the cloud’s petabytes of storage, are all based on Linux. Amazon Web Services S3 storage and the like may look simple but behind the interface there’s a complicated web of storage devices, services, and […]

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Tags: Business · Infrastructure · Linux · Operating System · Storage · Tradeshow

Reasons for Red Hat CTO departure still a mystery

August 28th, 2014 · Comments Off

t’s still not clear why Red Hat CTO Brian Stevens left the Linux giant. However, it now appears that he left to pursue a new opportunity at a major California-based technology company. With the help of Stevens’ technical leadership, Red Hat moved from being one of many Linux distributors that were targeting the Linux enthusiast market […]

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Tags: Business · Management · Red Hat

Red Hat CTO unexpectedly quits, amid rumors of executive ‘friction’

August 27th, 2014 · Comments Off

No-one among the rank and file at Red Hat seem to have seen this coming. In a move the Linux giant’s staffers said was “shocking” and a “punch in the gut,” long-time Red Hat chief technology officer Brian Stevens has resigned. In a short press release, the company announced: “Brian Stevens will step down as CTO.” In […]

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Tags: Business · Management · Red Hat

Bigger, better 64-bit Chrome Web browser now available for Windows

August 27th, 2014 · Comments Off

Like clockwork, Google has delivered its latest version of its Chrome Web browser for Linux, Mac, and Windows users, but it’s the 64-bit Windows users who will get the most from this latest upgrade: Chrome 37. Will Harris, a Google Software Engineer, blogged, “64-bit Chrome offers many benefits for speed, stability and security.” While 64-bit […]

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Tags: Business · Google · Internet · Network · Web browser

VMware buys into Docker containers

August 25th, 2014 · Comments Off

If you had any doubts about just how popular Docker’s containers are, the news that VMware is partnering with Docker, Google, and Pivotal to integrate Docker containers into VMware’s virtualization software line should make you a believer. VMware buys into Docker containers. More>

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Tags: Business · Infrastructure · Virtualization · VMware