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Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols, aka sjvn, has been writing about technology and the business of technology since CP/M-80 was the cutting edge PC operating system. SJVN covers networking, Linux, open source, and operating systems.
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With the release of Docker 1.0, container technology took a big step forward in catching up with enterprise datacenter and cloud virtualization.
While the newest OpenSSL security problems are troubling, and you should address it, it's nothing as bad as Heartbleed.
Red Hat has released its latest collection of up-to-date programming languages and database management systems for Red Hat Enterprise Linux developers.
Want a fully open source Platform-as-a-Service cloud framework? Apache's just made Stratos a top-level project.
There are over a billion Linux end-users in the world in 2014. Yes, that's right, a billion.
OpenSSL and Open Crypto Audit Project are the first open source projects to receive funding from the Core Infrastructure Initiative.
Much to the frustration of gamers, Valve's SteamOS Linux-based Steam Machines will be delayed until 2015.
Are 64-bit ARM processors ready for the datacenter? Applied Micro and Canonical claim they are with an upcoming demo of the OpenStack cloud using Ubuntu Linux on an X-Gene server.
Mint 17 is a good, solid desktop that Linux and Windows XP users alike will feel at home in.