Articles about Open Source
Docker founder Solomon Hykes explained at LinuxCon what Docker is, what it does right, and what it still needs to work on.
Spoiler alert: OpenStack leads, but the still wet-behind-the-ears Docker is gaining fast.
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The transparent nature of open source software does not make it any more vulnerable than closed systems, experts argue.
Microsoft is making available previews of two new Azure services: Its DocumentDB NoSQL service and its full-text search service built on Elasticsearch.
Couchbase is hailing its new beta as the most significant release of the open-source NoSQL database ever, with development, administration and security the main beneficiaries.
Linux runs everything, everywhere, but Linus Torvalds still wants it to rule on one place it doesn't: The desktop.
The extra channel essentially brings the Platform-as-a-Service to a new access point, designed to encourage developers to use Pivotal CF for building data-driven enterprise apps.
EnterpriseDB's free, ready-to-code environment on Amazon Web Services is designed to assist developers who want to tap into PostgreSQL's expanding NoSQL capabilities.
For the past decade, Munich has been the poster child for open-source advocates, who pointed to its successful migration from a Microsoft platform to one built on Linux and OpenOffice. Now, a newly elected government has called in experts to see whether it's time to switch back.
When it comes to the most popular database management systems, the top three are no surprise; but relatively unheralded PostgreSQL is gaining. And, despite what you may have heard, relational databases still rule.
Those working with Docker containers can now try out the Flocker open-source, data-focused Docker management framework from ClusterHQ.
SUSE shows that it's also a player in the OpenStack cloud races with its latest IaaS cloud, SUSE Cloud 4.
After mere two years, Finnish company Digia has decided to spin out its Qt business to allow it to bring together its commercial and open source arms.
It appears as though the leadership change stems from a decision made by Schireson, who penned an extremely personal blog post explaining why he was leaving "the best job" he ever had.
Docker's container take on virtualization keeps getting more and more popular as openSUSE adopts it for use.