New alternative for init comes with a small footprint and minimal configuration.more »
AeroFS: Peer-to-Peer File Sharing AeroFS – An alternative to ownCloud or DropboxJul 02, 2013
If you want to enjoy all the benefits of a cloud solution without losing control of your data, AeroFS offers an intelligent solution.more »
I-Nex System Info Tool Reading system hardware information with I-NexApr 30, 2013
Thanks to I-Nex, users can see an overview of all their important hardware inventory information, such as graphics cards, processors, and hard drives.more »
Open-Xchange and Zarafa Accessing Twitter and Facebook APIs from a groupware systemApr 30, 2013
The Open-Xchange and Zarafa groupware systems can tap into the APIs of Facebook, Twitter, and Xing, but you need different tactics for each service – keep in mind that the information yield is sometimes quite meager.more »
Perl – Vagrant Package Perl controls VirtualBoxApr 30, 2013
The Vagrant package provides easy management of virtual machines with VirtualBox as the hypervisor on the command line. Provisioning tools like Puppet let customers try out products in pre-installed environments.more »
Charly's Column – Munin The sys admin’s daily grind – Munin monitors SNMP-compatible devicesApr 30, 2013
What do you do if the Munin system monitoring tool does not have a native Munin client for a device? Sys admin Charly has a solution.more »
Memory Analysis Forensic analysis of memory on LinuxFeb 22, 2013
In computer forensics, memory analysis is becoming increasingly important as a means for investigating security incidents. In this article, we provide an overview of the various memory dumping options on Linux and introduce the support in Linux for the Volatility Analysis Framework.more »
According to Dice, the recession is over for software developers, system administrators, and other IT specialists.more »
Popular open source encryption tool is vulnerable to attack
New “Yakkety Yak” edition emphasizes cloud and servers
Google finally enters the phone hardware business.
Innovative system adds a hard drive and Ubuntu Core to the RPi for an IoT hub.
Linux is two weeks younger than we thought!
The Apache Software Foundation considers retiring OpenOffice
Adobe won’t kill the plugin in 2017
Linux Foundation's big event celebrates the 25th anniversary of Linux
Linux has evolved from “won’t be a professional” project to one of the most professional software projects in the history of computers.