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Slaying Monoliths at Netflix with Node.js

Monday 27th of March 2017 02:55:10 PM

The growing number of Netflix subscribers -- nearing 85 million at the time of this Node.js Interactive talk -- has generated a number of scaling challenges for the company. In his talk, Yunong Xiao, Principal Software Engineer at Netflix, describes these challenges and explains how the company went from delivering content to a global audience on an ever-growing number of platforms, to supporting all modern browsers, gaming consoles, smart TVs, and beyond. He also looks at how this led to radically modifying their delivery framework to make it more flexible and resilient.

Amadeus: Redefining Travel Industry Tech Through Open Source and SDN

Monday 27th of March 2017 02:00:14 PM

Travel tech giant Amadeus has been moving toward a fully software-defined data center strategy over the past few years -- one based on open source and software-defined networking (SDN).

How to Set Up External Service Discovery with Docker Swarm Mode and Træfik

Monday 27th of March 2017 01:36:12 PM

In my previous post, I showed how to use service discovery built into Docker Swarm Mode to allow containers to find other services in a cluster of hosts. This time, I’ll show you how to allow services outside the Swarm Mode cluster to discover services running in the cluster.

This Week in Open Source News: Blockchain Helps China Go Green, Old Linux Vulnerability Exposed, and More

Friday 24th of March 2017 04:00:20 PM
Title: This Week in Open Source News: Blockchain Helps China Go Green, Old Linux Vulnerability Exposed, and More24 MarLearn more

Manjaro: User-Friendly Arch Linux for Everyone

Friday 24th of March 2017 02:33:26 PM
Title: Manjaro: User-Friendly Arch Linux for Everyone24 MarLearn more

How to Use Different Linux Bash Shells in Windows 10

Friday 24th of March 2017 01:51:17 PM
Title: How to Use Different Linux Bash Shells in Windows 1024 MarLearn more

ONAP: Raising the Standard for NFV/SDN Telecom Networks

Friday 24th of March 2017 01:14:42 PM
Title: ONAP: Raising the Standard for NFV/SDN Telecom Networks24 MarLearn more

Latest Linux Maker Boards Gamble on Diversity

Thursday 23rd of March 2017 05:29:10 PM

As usual, last week’s Embedded World show in Nuremberg, Germany was primarily focused on commercial embedded single board computers (SBCs), computer-on-modules, and rugged industrial systems for the OEM market. Yet, we also saw a growing number of community-backed maker boards, which, like most of the commercial boards, run Linux.

Vim Shortcuts and Text Searches

Thursday 23rd of March 2017 02:30:51 PM
Title: Vim Shortcuts and Text Searches23 MarLearn more

5 Legal Risks For Companies Involved in Open Source Software Development

Thursday 23rd of March 2017 01:30:57 PM
Title: 5 Legal Risks For Companies Involved in Open Source Software Development23 MarLearn more

Easier Persistent Memory Programming with Extensions to libstdc++ and libc++

Wednesday 22nd of March 2017 02:30:01 PM
Title: Easier Persistent Memory Programming with Extensions to libstdc++ and libc++22 MarLearn more

MesosCon Europe 2017

Tuesday 21st of March 2017 11:26:48 PM

MesosCon is an annual conference organized by the Apache Mesos community, bringing together users and developers to share and learn about the project and its growing ecosystem.

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Event Title: MesosCon Europe 201721 MarLearn more

KVM Forum

Tuesday 21st of March 2017 11:15:07 PM

KVM Forum is an annual event that presents a rare opportunity for developers and users to meet, discuss the state of Linux virtualization technology, and plan for the challenges ahead.

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Event Title: KVM Forum21 MarLearn more

The Linux Foundation's Arpit Joshipura to Host Open Networking Q&A on Twitter

Tuesday 21st of March 2017 01:56:01 PM
Title: The Linux Foundation's Arpit Joshipura to Host Open Networking Q&A on Twitter21 MarLearn more

Interact with the Intel Edison Using SparkFun Blocks

Tuesday 21st of March 2017 01:30:14 PM
Title: Interact with the Intel Edison Using SparkFun Blocks21 MarLearn more

Diversity Makes Projects More Successful

Tuesday 21st of March 2017 01:00:06 PM

Open source projects are by their nature intended to be welcoming, pulling in contributions from many different volunteers. But in reality, open source and the tech industry in general often lack diversity. Speaking at the Open Source Leadership Summit in February, Mozilla’s Chief Innovation Officer Katharina Borchert told the crowd that working to bring ethnic, gender, and skill diversity to open source projects isn’t just the right thing to do because of moral grounds, it’s the right thing to do to make projects more successful.

How One Service Provider Developed On Demand Network Services with SDN and NFV

Monday 20th of March 2017 05:39:35 PM

IT virtualization has radically changed the face of compute, storage, and network services in data centers and beyond. In response, Colt -- a network and communications service provider -- back in 2015 began developing a program that has transformed the way the company offers network services to customers, says Javier Benitez, Senior Network Architect, Colt Technology Services, who will be speaking at Open Networking Summit.

Free Webinar: Better Software Through Cloud Platforms Like Cloud Foundry

Monday 20th of March 2017 03:00:22 PM
Title: Free Webinar: Better Software Through Cloud Platforms Like Cloud Foundry20 MarLearn more

How to Reduce Stress and Achieve Development Nirvana

Monday 20th of March 2017 02:00:52 PM

Nirvana, in this plane of existence at least, is a state of contentment, according to Corey A. Butler, creator of the Fenix Web Server and Author.io, a venture that provides software and services for developers. In his talk at Node.js Interactive, Butler said there are two things that stand in the way of achieving a state of development nirvana: one is the time spent coding and thinking about code, and the other is stress.

The Intel Edison: Linux Maker Machine in a Matchbox

Monday 20th of March 2017 01:29:29 PM
Title: The Intel Edison: Linux Maker Machine in a Matchbox20 MarLearn more