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Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Review: Ubuntu 15.04 continues cloud push

First Look: Dell Venue 10: A hybrid for Android lovers | Review: Canonical continues cloud push with Ubuntu 15.04

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LinuxCon 2015 in Seattle: It's all about the servers
This week, LinuxCon hit Seattle, WA, and it was a truly excellent show.Then again, I always have a good time at Linux conferences. Whether they be the more community-driven events like the Southern California Linux Expo and LinuxFest Northwest or the more company-run expos like SUSECon and LinuxCon, these moments give me an opportunity to, quite simply, be around Linux nerds. Lots and lots of Linux nerds. These are my people.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More


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Security professionals are increasingly finding themselves accountable for implementing privacy controls to ensure personal information is protected. In this report, the IAPP lays out the top 45 blind spots IT pros need to be aware of, lessons learned from real-world missteps and communicating the risks to the C-suite. Learn More

First Look: Dell Venue 10: A hybrid for Android lovers
Dell entered the Android tablet market late last year by releasing the Venue 8 7000, a device with an understated though appealing form that contains good specs and an interesting camera technology.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More

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Optimizing Application Traffic on MPLS WAN Links
MPLS is a common type of service offering that removes much of the cost and complexity of more traditional point-to-point networks. The change from point-to-point to any-to-any or cloud networking presents new application delivery challenges, requiring a response from services that depend on the packet delivery infrastructure. Learn more >>

Review: Canonical continues cloud push with Ubuntu 15.04
According to the latest statistics from The Cloud Market, Ubuntu now accounts for 59% of all images on the Amazon EC2 platform. Windows has 8%, and the other distributions of Linux split the remaining 33%.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More


Shrink Your Desktops, Expand Your Potential
View this infographic to learn about efficiencies to be gained from comparing a new mini PC powered by Intel® to a legacy desktop tower. View now

Mozilla's latest Firefox plans may not make developers and users happy
I've been a happy user of Google's Chrome browser pretty much since it was launched but not everyone would agree with my browser choice; there are many who prefer Firefox because it's arguably more open for developers, and, many would contend, because of that, more flexible. So, with Mozilla having just announced a major set of changes to Firefox's add-on architecture, it's not surprising that users, and notably add-on developers, are not happy. Here's a summary of what's going to be different:To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More


13 big data and analytics companies to watch

Most of the newcomers not surprisingly have a cloud element to their offerings, leading to every sort of X-as-a-service pitch you can imagine.


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