Digital Universe Projected to Reach 40ZB by 2020

Dec 13, 2012

Machine-generated data is a major factor behind the expansion of the digital Universe.

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Doghouse: Flourish with FOSS FOSS on the front lines of business

Nov 26, 2012

Start-ups, resource-poor enterprises, and nimble organizations turn to Free and Open Source Software to help solve their business problems.

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Welcome Editorial

Nov 26, 2012

Let’s see. I need to write something for the Welcome column. I guess eventually it might get posted online, which means I’m writing something for the new web.

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Kernel News Zack’s Kernel News

Nov 26, 2012

Chronicler Zack Brown reports on the latest news, views, dilemmas, and developments within the Linux kernel community.

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Table of Contents: 146 What's inside the January 2012 issue

Nov 26, 2012

Getting Linux and Windows 8 to work together requires just a little know-how. We help you get started.

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Linux News

Nov 26, 2012
  • Linux Foundation reports Secure Boot solution
  • Ubuntu 12.10
  • Plasma Active 3
  • Android OS Tops
  • Linaro Enterprise
  • Group formed for ARM architecture
  • Android installed on 3 of 4 smartphones
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Tech Tools

Nov 26, 2012
  • Community Edition of ownCloud Released
  • Phusion Releases Passenger Enterprise 4
  • VMware Announces Micro Cloud Foundry Changes
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Welcome Editorial

Oct 26, 2012

I’m looking at another crop of press releases and marveling at the ever-expanding market for products that fall under the ubiquitous heading of Big Data. Big Data is everywhere. (Or is it Big Data are everywhere – to reprise that classic quandary?) Gigantic file storage appliances from vendors like Oracle and HP and software tools like Apache Hadoop continually add new building blocks to the data infrastructure. And the goal of all this? Apart from more conventional uses for scientific modeling and analysis, one of the reasons for this huge interest in accumulating data is a phenomenon known as data mining, which Wikipedia defines as a process that “attempts to discover patterns in large data sets.”

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