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May 4, 2015
by sjvn01
Comments Off on Google, Red Hat, and VMware announce CoreOS container support

Google, Red Hat, and VMware announce CoreOS container support

Before we declare Docker the champion of the container wars, CoreOS begs to differ. If CoreOS was just doing this alone, it might not matter much. But, CoreOS has some big friends, Red Hat, Google, VMware and Apcera, that will … Continue reading

April 30, 2015
by sjvn01
Comments Off on Why Windows embracing Android and iOS is a bad idea

Why Windows embracing Android and iOS is a bad idea

It’s official. Microsoft has surrendered the mobile space to Apple and Google. All hail Android! All hail iOS! Seriously what else can you make of Microsoft attempting to bring both Android and iOS applcations to Windows? First, there’s no question … Continue reading

April 16, 2015
by sjvn01
Comments Off on It’s an open-source world: 78 percent of companies run open-source software

It’s an open-source world: 78 percent of companies run open-source software

The good news is that open-source software is used in the vast majority, 78 percent, of businesses. The bad news is that far less do even a half-way decent job of managing it. It’s an open-source world: ?78 percent of … Continue reading