As expected, VMware has released vSphere 6, and as anticipated the company has also released its OpenStack distribution. But it also surprised with a new version of VSAN and the release of Project Fargo.
The topics at LinuxConf Australia covered everything from open source governance and community management, to inspiring uses of Linux and open source technologies, to technical talks and tutorials. Here are ten interesting technical talks focused on Linux and the kernel.
Adobe plans to patch Flash yet again after yet another zero-day vulnerability in the web video software leaves PCs prone to hijacking.
Today Microsoft and the Raspberry Pi Foundation announced that Windows 10 will run on the new Raspberry Pi 2. But why? The Register spoke to Pi founder and CEO Eben Upton.
Microsoft is working on a free version of Windows 10 that runs on Brit-tech hit Raspberry Pi in order to penetrate the Internet of Things (IoT).
The new version of The Pirate Bay appears to be using the CloudFlare content delivery network, which logs IP addresses to filter out attacks.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation is likely to provoke a global geekgasm today with the surprise release of the Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. It's a turbocharged version of the Pi B+, boasting a new Broadcom BCM2836 900MHz quad-core system-on-chip with 1GB of RAM – all of which will drive performance "at least 6x" that of the B+.
Location: Chemnitz, Germany
Date: March 21st - 22nd, 2015
Duration: 1 day 24:00:00
This event consists of an exhibition and a conference.
Douglas Baigrie is an ethical hacker, a role he says it's hard to recruit for in Singapore because the local culture encourages following rules – not thinking around them as he's required to do.
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The CoreOS Linux distribution and its open source components are being widely incorporated by companies on the bleeding edge of distributed computing. CTO and co-founder Alex Polvi will discuss the future of servers, enterprise IT and Internet security at Collaboration Summit 2015 next month.
Google announced plans to launch a 2015 pilot program for the Project Ara open source, modular smartphone in Puerto Rico.
A new version of open-source office suite LibreOffice is now available for download and the hands behind it are calling it 'the most beautiful' release ever.
Developer Olivier Poudade claims he's beaten a 33 year-old record for the smallest working Chess program.
You download the latest version of Debian and once the install is complete, you find out your wireless isn’t working! What do you do?