Monthly Archives: August 2013

Jackson Doak: Case mod update

I’ve continued the case mod, i’ve added huge side windows and have some hardware now, but i’ve lost my camera’s changer, so no more pics unfortunately. I’m going to go …

Jorge Castro: Juju Charm Championship: $60k in prizes

In case you’ve missed it on Insights we’ve made some updates to the Juju Charm Championship. First off we’ve added three new categories, Continuous Deployment, Media, and Telco. That brings …

Jono Bacon: Re-Energizing LoCo Teams

I believe that in the entire history of Ubuntu we are at the most exciting time we have ever experienced. With Ubuntu we set out with a clear mission: to …

Ronnie Tucker: Full Circle Magazine #76

This month: * Ubuntu News * Command & Conquer * How-To : Python, LibreOffice, and Spring Integration. * Graphics : Blender, and Inkscape. * Review: Google Docs/Drive * Book Review: …

Why PayPal Chose OpenStack

PayPal’s IT team has taken control of its technology release cycle by shifting key components of its IT infrastructure onto OpenStack.

Best Storage Devices: From USB Flash Drives to Multi-Drive RAID Units

Here are my top five storage devices, ranging from something you can pop into your pocket, to a whopping 24TB RAID enclosure.

Enterprise Cloud Use Reaches ‘Tipping Point’

According to Verizon’s State of the Enterprise Cloud report, enterprises are spending an average 45 percent more on cloud computing each month, and providers need to up their game to …

Argonne Hosts Workshop on Resource Intensive Open Clouds

Over at the Internet2 Blog, Todd Sedmak writes that Argonne National Labs hosted a one-day workshop last week to surface unmet needs for Open Cloud research and identify current and …

Jonathan Riddell: New Kubuntu Dev Tools

KDE Project: DCOP There’s been some tools added to the Kubuntu developer workflow recently which are handy for current developers and means anyone interested in helping out can find jobs …

Enterprises are Adopting and Supporting OpenStack

Debate is continuing over whether the OpenStack cloud computing platform has more hype than deployments, but that’s not stopping many large companies from adopting it. In one of the more …