Hercules Mainframe Emulator Hercules mainframe emulatorMay 01, 2008
Many enterprises still rely heavily on mainframes, which makes it all the more difficult to get your hands on one and install Linux on it. The Hercules emulator gives you a full-fledged alternative.more »
Virtualizing with Xen Getting started with Xen virtualizationMay 01, 2008
The powerful and popular Xen virtualization system offers an easy solution for running Windows on Linux.more »
Networking with VirtualBox Networking with VirtualBoxMay 01, 2008
Tour the VirtualBox virtualization tool, a free and easy environment for virtual versions of Linux, Unix, and Windows.more »
Virtualizing Rootkits Virtualizing rootkits and the future of system securityMay 01, 2008
A new generation of rootkits avoids detection by virtualizing the compromised system – and the user doesn't notice a thing.more »
Novell today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire PlateSpin Ltd. The purchasing price is said to be US$ 205 m.more »
HP is looking to facilitate migration of Solaris enterprise users from Sun to HP hardware running on Linux. To this end, HP has now become a sales partner of the Transitive virtualization company.more »
Google uses Wine to provide Linux support for Picasa; now the search engine giant has commissioned the specialists from Codeweavers to improve Wine support for Adobe Photoshop CS and CS2 .more »
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers
Donors will get to vote on new features for the free video editor.
Debian project puts init out to pasture and says no to Ubuntu's Upstart.