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News Mar 31, 2015

2015 Vault Linux Conference coverage

On March 11 and 12, Boston was home to Vault, the storage and file systems Linux conference. Use this guide to review some of the key takeaways. Continue Reading


By Sharon Zaharoff Evaluate Mar 19, 2015

What advice would you offer on Linux for newbies?

I am just starting out with Linux and hoping to get a job working with it in the near future. What should I do now to get ahead? Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Apr 09, 2015

Linux Foundation to host open encryption project

The Linux Foundation is to host an open encryption project aimed at providing a free and easy way to protect online data Continue Reading


By Ed Scannell Evaluate Mar 10, 2015

Linux developer sues VMware over GPL violations

Long time Linux developer Christoph Hellwig is suing VMware for illegally using Linux kernel code in its ESXi hypervisor products. Continue Reading


By Robert Sheldon Evaluate Feb 20, 2015

Why you should consider cloud-hosted Linux desktops

A switch to cloud-hosted Linux-based desktops could help solve Windows licensing problems. Workers transitioned to smartphones and tablets; they can get used to Linux too. Continue Reading


By Sharon Zaharoff Manage Sep 23, 2014

Make Linux troubleshooting easier

Sysadmins need to ensure their Linux servers perform properly. Check out these tips for choosing the right tool for the job, preventing rootkit attacks and more. Continue Reading


By Sander Van Vugt Get Started Feb 13, 2015

Master Linux service management on System V and systemd

Managing services on Linux is an essential task for administrators. Learn to work with either System V or systemd. Continue Reading


By Carol Sliwa News Apr 24, 2015

Storage VP: Red Hat Gluster, Ceph see faster start than Linux

Red Hat vows to improve file and database-as-a-service features for its open source storage software while also planning to tackle hyper-convergence. Continue Reading


By Nirmal Sharma Evaluate Jan 09, 2015

Hyper-V brings enhancements for Linux VMs

The latest version of Hyper-V includes enhanced support for Linux VMs, allowing for advanced features such as Dynamic Memory and live VM backup. Continue Reading


By Sander Van Vugt Evaluate Jan 08, 2015

Linux network configuration turns positively wicked

Wicked replaces a lot of old Linux network configuration commands and utilities in SLES 12, making the OS more cloud friendly. Continue Reading