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JS Foundation and Node.js Foundation join forces

Thursday 14th of March 2019 03:50:00 PM
Did the world really need two enterprise JavaScript foundations? No. No, it didn't. So, now, under the auspices of the Linux Foundation, JS Foundation and Node.js Foundation have come together to form the OpenJS Foundation.

Continuous Delivery Foundation hopes to bring rhyme and reason to CI/CD

Thursday 14th of March 2019 01:34:00 PM
More and more companies want to use continuous integration and continuous delivery, but with so many programs to use, it's really confusing knowing where to start. The new Continuous Delivery Foundation wants to help.

Red Team to help secure open-source software

Wednesday 13th of March 2019 09:06:00 PM
The Linux Foundation's new Red Team project will incubate open-source cybersecurity tools.

Open Distro for Elasticsearch is Amazon's move to show it's pro-open source

Tuesday 12th of March 2019 07:57:15 PM
Elasticsearch's parent company, Elastic, calls this move FUD.

Open source advances deeper into hardware: The CHIPS Alliance project

Monday 11th of March 2019 01:26:00 PM
The Linux Foundation welcomes the CHIPS Alliance Project, with its plans to open-source CPU chip and SoC designs for a new day of hardware innovation.

PureOS: One Linux for both PCs and smartphones

Thursday 7th of March 2019 02:48:00 PM
One operating system for two platforms? It's an old idea, which has never worked out, but the Linux laptop and smartphone company Purism is giving it another try.

VMware Linux lawsuit moves closer to a resolution

Wednesday 6th of March 2019 02:40:00 PM
For over a decade, VMware has been accused of illegally using Linux code in its VMware ESX bare-metal virtual machine hypervisor. A German court has dismissed the case, but the struggle may not be over.

MariaDB CEO accuses large cloud vendors of strip-mining open source

Wednesday 27th of February 2019 10:00:00 PM
Michael Howard, MariaDB CEO, adds Amazon and Oracle lock in customers. He also wonders if Amazon Web Services might cripple its AWS MariaDB instances to make AWS's own DBMS, Aurora, look better.

VMware offers pure open-source Kubernetes, no chaser

Wednesday 27th of February 2019 03:05:00 PM
Sometimes you want the real thing with no adornments. If that's you and Kubernetes, VMware is now offering Kubernetes, plain and simple.

MariaDB readies new enterprise server

Tuesday 26th of February 2019 06:13:00 PM
While staying loyal to its open-source roots, the new MariaDB Enterprise Server is designed for enterprise production workloads.

What Linus Torvalds really thinks about ARM processors

Monday 25th of February 2019 03:03:00 PM
In a recent post, Torvalds shared some thoughts about ARM processors and servers, and people thought he was dismissing ARM's future on servers and the cloud. Here's what he really meant.

Redis Labs drops Commons Clause for a new license

Thursday 21st of February 2019 07:52:00 PM
Redis Labs has given up adding Commons Clause on top of the Apache license in favor of a new available-source code license: Redis Source Available License.

The battle between real open source vs. faux open source heats up

Wednesday 20th of February 2019 05:22:00 PM
Is open-source past its prime? Does it need to be replaced? Some companies say yes, while others say nonsense!

Next Windows update brings better Linux integration

Tuesday 19th of February 2019 03:09:53 PM
The Windows 10 April 2019 Update boasts many improvements, not least of which is Windows Subsystem for Linux's new ability to let you access Linux files safely from Windows.

No, you can't take open-source code back

Tuesday 12th of February 2019 08:26:31 PM
A popular note on the Linux Kernel Mailing List claims that a program's author can block people from using his code at his discretion. Wrong.

Doomsday Docker security hole uncovered

Monday 11th of February 2019 06:53:00 PM
A security vulnerability has been disclosed for a flaw in runc, Docker and Kubernetes' container runtime, which can be used to attack any host system running containers.

Microsoft joins OpenChain open-source compliance group

Thursday 7th of February 2019 02:49:00 PM
By joining OpenChain, Microsoft takes another big step forward in being fully open-source friendly.

Red Hat introduces first Kubernetes-native IDE

Tuesday 5th of February 2019 07:33:20 PM
Containers and Kubernetes are great, but they didn't have a native integrated development environment… until now.

Recently patched Ubuntu needs another quick patch

Monday 4th of February 2019 10:21:40 PM
Last week's Ubuntu 18.04 security fixes inadvertently caused problems for some users. Canonical has just released a new patch to fix these regressions.

ZaReason Gamerbox 9400: The ultimate Linux gaming PC

Friday 1st of February 2019 03:15:00 PM
Most gamers use consoles or high-end Windows PCs, but for Linux gamers, there's now a powerhouse contender to rival these proprietary computers: The ZaReason Gamerbox 9400.

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