Redmond says its classic database tool will run without Windowsmore »
Big Data database rolls out new features and adds new powers to its query language.more »
MongoDB NoSQL Database Migrating to NoSQL – MongoDBJul 02, 2013
MongoDB combines the usual advantages of NoSQL databases with sharding, load balancing, replication, and failover.more »
C++ B-Tree offers memory and time advantages over standard containers.more »
New organization will oversee interoperability and standards for the popular open source database.more »
Welcome EditorialOct 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.”more »
Citrix Announces XenServer 6.1
Red Hat Updates Enterprise MRG
Xen.org Releases Xen 4.2more »
Hadoop Big data excavation with Apache HadoopSep 21, 2012
Experience the power of supercomputing and the big data revolution with Apache Hadoop.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.