Collection of Linux related news hopefully!

Red Hat's new storage server does more than just help you get a handle on your enterprise storage. It also gives you what you need to manage big data and ready-to-run partner storage solutions.

As with most cutting-edge gadgets these days, there's not much going on in the smart eyewear market that doesn't involve Android or Linux.

Open-source cloud's own openness a problem

A group established to shield Linux from patent trolls has warned OpenStack will be the next big target for intellectual property hoarders.

Patch here, here, here ... everywhere, really

VMware is plugging away at Shellshock holes in 37 virtual appliance products, but has so far shipped clean code for just a handful of appliances.

Version 5 still a bit soft

Researchers have again disarmed Microsoft's lauded Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET) defence tool, and criticised Redmond for not improving its security controls by much.

Reference platform rather than standards

The Linux Foundation has added another string to its virtualisation bow, with the launch of OPNFV, its project for an open-source network function virtualisation (NFV) platform.

SSHit just got real

Hackers are attempting to exploit the BASH remote code injection vulnerability against Network Attached Storage (NAS) systems.

ARM TechCon New mbed operating system tries to pave over chip rivalries to lure in IoT startups

ARM will today announce a new operating system called mbed OS: it seeks to smooth over all the differences between various competing system-on-chips so that high-level applications can talk to sensors and other gizmos whether they're using silicon from Atmel, Marvell, ST, Freescale, NXP, and so on.

Last month we announced the Linux Foundation Certified Engineer and Sys Admin exams that you can take anytime, anywhere through your computer. We created this program because we know Linux talent exists everywhere and we want everyone to be able to showcase that talent through a performance-based, challenging exam that focuses on what you do everyday as a Sys Admin.