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According to a new report from The Linux Foundation, Linux is leading Windows on both the cloud and in enterprise application deployments.
According to a new report from The Linux Foundation, Linux is leading Windows on both the cloud and in enterprise application deployments.
Analysis Taking the long view

Why did the Kings of Xeon bet so big on Cloudera, lobbing $740m at it earlier this year and pushing any IPO well into the future?

The open source group is aggressively hiring developers with plans to double the size of the group in the coming years. 

The first stable release of Opera for Linux in 18 months is now available for download, but will be a shock to those used to its v12 release.

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Product round-up Out with the old and in with the GNU

Much to the dismay of many a sysadmin, Linux is no longer purely the domain of Captain Command-Line and his trusty side-kick Admiral APT. For those looking to make the most of their new-fangled graphics-capable hardware, here’s a selection of freeware to start with, in our case as installed on Ubuntu 14.04:

CoreOS, a new enterprise Linux company and a Docker partner, is now proposing its own alternative to Docker's container technology.
CoreOS, a new enterprise Linux company and a Docker partner, is now proposing its own alternative to Docker's container technology.

For a while it looked like an official mascot t-shirt to accompany the release of Ubuntu 14.10 would be as rare as the Unicorn fronting it.

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I work with multiple time zones in mind. To help, I use widgets and menu items to keep me in sync.

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