In early September 2013, Amazon released version 1.0 of awscli, a powerful command line interface which can be used to manage AWS services. In this two-part series, I’ll provide some working examples of how to use awscli to provision a few AWS services.
A few weeks before Penn Manor High School gave Linux laptops to every student, stacks of the unboxed machines filled a cafeteria. There the Lancaster, Pa. district's IT staff, high school apprentices and volunteers spent winter break configuring and testing all 1,725 laptops in assembly-line fashion, in preparation for the start of the second semester.
Jolla's Linux-based Sailfish project released its first handset in Finland this past November to favorable reviews. Since then the mobile operating system has publicized a few small, but interesting updates, including a new IRC client and a demo of the OS running on a Nexus 4 (watch the videos, below.)
Linux Foundation Vice President and creator of LinuxCon and CloudOpen Amanda McPherson recentlyblogged about our 2014 event schedule.New on the calendar this year is the addition of both ApacheCon and the CloudStack Collaboration Conference. The CFP for both of these events closes this Saturday, as does the CFP for The Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit, Android Builders Summit and Embedded Linux Conference.