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SAP Stamps Cloud Foundry and OpenStack with Meaningful Endorsements

SAP Stamps Cloud Foundry and OpenStack with Meaningful Endorsements

SAP may not be on every individual user's radar, but the company is a giant global force in running enterprise back-end systems, new forays into the cloud and other new platforms, and managing enterprise class applications. Now, SAP has announced that it is committing to Cloud Foundry and OpenStack,...

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Docker Acquires London Startup Orchard Laboratories

Orchard Laboratories makes the Orchard and Fig applications - popular projects to come out of the Docker open source ecosystem.

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Chromebooks Emerge as Major New Linux Force on Notebooks

Chromebooks Emerge as Major New Linux Force on Notebooks

Love it, loathe it, or laugh at it, Chrome OS keeps on advancing. According to a Google  blog post this week , more than 1 million Chromebooks were sold to schools in the second quarter alone. 

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Linux Developers Jump Quickly On ACPI 5.1, Helps Out ARM

Fresh off the release of ACPI 5.1 by the UEFI Forum, Linux developers are updating their support against this latest revision to the Advanced Configuration and Power Interface. In particular, ACPI 5.1 is supposed to help out ARM...

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Standardized Open Source Products are the Key to Unlocking the Lock-in Trap

Mårten Mickos, CEO of Eucalyptus Systems, argues that when companies lock in to their own design and customizations, it’s as harmful as when they lock in to a vendor. Mickos explains why he thinks using standardized open source products is the best way to avoid both types of lock-in.

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An Interview with Karen Sandler (Model View Culture)

Over at Model View Culture, Adam Saunders interviews Karen Sandler, executive director of the Software Freedom Conservancy (SFC) and formerly the executive director of the GNOME Foundation. Sandler talks about SFC, the Outreach Program for Women, as well as being a cyborg: "I was diagnosed with a he...

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Intel Is Getting Very Close To OpenGL 4.0/4.1/4.2 Mesa Support

As brought up in the discussion following yesterday's article about Intel adding BPTC support to their Mesa driver, several Phoronix readers are filled with happiness over Mesa nearly support not just for the OpenGL 4.0 specification but also OpenGL 4.1 and 4.2 aren't far out of reach...

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AMDKFD Driver Still Evolving For Open-Source HSA On Linux

Earlier this month AMD published an open-source HSA Linux driver for exploiting the potential of their much-promoted Heterogeneous System Architecture. This driver, now known as the "AMDKFD" driver, is up to its second revision and continues being analyzed by developers on the mailing list...

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Linux Foundation SysAdmin Eric Searcy Lives By Regex

Linux Foundation SysAdmin Eric Searcy Lives By Regex

Eric Searcy is the IT Infrastructure Manager at the Linux Foundation. Here he tells us how he got started as a sysadmin and at the Linux Foundation, describes his typical day at work, and shares his favorite sysadmin tools, among other things.

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MakerBot Offers Lessons in Open Source Innovation with Linux

MakerBot Offers Lessons in Open Source Innovation with Linux

In May, MakerBot faced accusations that it had patented open source printing improvements created by its own community. The controversy has since died down and MakerBot looks back on it as a lesson for any growing open source-based startup.

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