Charly's Column: Swaks The sys admin’s daily grind: Swaks

Oct 26, 2012

Searching for errors on an SMTP server via Telnet and test mails can seem like a never-ending obstacle course. The utility called Swaks helps bring the finish line within reach.

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Workspace – Calibre Tips Tips on using Calibre

Oct 26, 2012

We show you an assortment of Calibre-related tricks to help you to get more out of this powerful ebook management application.

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KDE Releases Plasma Active 3

Oct 26, 2012

Plasma Active 3 offers new apps and improved performance.

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PowerTOP 2.0 Saving energy with PowerTOP 2.0

Sep 21, 2012

The PowerTOP tool developed by Intel helps you save power. In version 2.0, it can also handle GPUs and offers advanced tracking features.

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Table of Contents: 142 Going Virtual

Jul 24, 2012

Your virtualization options continue to expand. This month, we look at two popular solutions. First, we show you how to map your virtual disks to optimize your KVM installation. Then, we examine the ins and outs of virtualization with VMware’s free vSphere Hypervisor 5.0.

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Chat Archive with Sugar API Storing instant messaging data with Sugar CRM 6.4 and the Dropbox connector

Jul 24, 2012

The Sugar customer relationship management tool lets you import unstructured data from the cloud. We’ll show you how to use this feature to integrate instant messaging services.

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UEFI and Secure Boot Windows 8 UEFI with Secure Boot

Jul 24, 2012

The coming Windows 8 implementation of UEFI with Secure Boot adds an extra layer of complexity for some Linux users. We look at the problem and two solutions from Fedora and Canonical.

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Table of Contents: 141 Living with Windows

Jun 21, 2012

Interacting with the Windows world has never been easier. This month we look at Windows apps in Linux and Linux partitions in Windows.

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