News Category: Enterprise

Former Red Hat Execs Start Axial to Open Source Healthcare

Article Source The Open RoadJuly 6, 2009, 10:35 am It was bound to happen. With the US government promising truckloads of cash to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system, while simultaneously making positive noises around open source, it was just a matter of time before someone connected the dots...
Read 0 Comments

Gran Canaria Desktop Summit Opens

Article Source KDE.NewsJuly 6, 2009, 9:24 am Today the Gran Canaria Desktop Summit has started, bringing KDE and Gnome developers together in the biggest conference of its type. It is situated on the beautiful Atlantic island of Gran Canaria and housed in the spectacular Alfredo Kraus...
Read 0 Comments

bashreduce: A Bare-Bones MapReduce

Article Source Linux MagazineJuly 6, 2009, 5:57 am In late 2004, Google surprised the world of computing with the release of the paper MapReduce: Simplified Data Processing on Large Clusters. That paper ushered in a new model for data processing across clusters of machines that had the benefit...
Read 0 Comments

Debian Developer Clarifies Mono Position

Article Source The HJuly 6, 2009, 12:27 am Alexander Reichle-Schmehl, a Debian developer who stated Debian's position on Mono in the default Debian install last week, has clarified his statement on the issue in a new posting. Reichle-Schmehl, also known as "Tolimar", pointed out that what he...
Read 0 Comments

Milepost GCC Released

Article Source LWNJuly 3, 2009, 6:16 am IBM has announced the release of Milepost GCC, an extension to the GCC compiler which uses machine learning techniques to improve application performance on embedded processors. "'Our technology automatically learns how to get the best performance from...
Read 0 Comments

Open Source and the Cloud: Where’s the LAMP?

Article Source RedMonkJuly 3, 2009, 5:54 am Let’s accept up front that the next Amazon, Google or Microsoft is not going to be able to purchase hardware as cheaply as the last Amazon, Google and Microsoft. That’s strike one. Bandwidth is also going to be a bit more dear. Strike two....
Read 0 Comments

Open Source Paves The Way For The Next Generation Of Enterprise IT

Article Source FOSSBazaarJuly 3, 2009, 2:06 am In October 2008, Bull commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate the upcoming paradigm change of open source software enterprise adoption. In conducting in-depth interviews with 132 senior business and IT executives from large companies that...
Read 0 Comments

Novell Battles Recession with Better Inhouse Software Testing

Novell's geographically far-flung software engineers produce lots of types of Linux software the some 50,000 SMB and enterprise customers. Now, the major Linux distributor is using quality assurance (QA) testing tools from third-party vendor dynaTrace to help fight the economic downturn. Novell's...
Read 0 Comments

Canonical, Eucalyptus Offer Private Cloud Consulting

Article Source InformationWeekJuly 2, 2009, 1:20 pm Canonical, supplier of the popular Ubuntu distribution of Linux, is partnering with Eucalyptus Systems to offer "private" cloud consulting services. The alliance is the first commercial technical support for implementing open source-based...
Read 0 Comments

Generating Graphs with gnuplot, Part 2

Article Source Linux Developer NetworkJuly 2, 2009, 8:57 am In Part 1 of this series on Gnuplot, there was a lot of talk about line colors, font settings, export scripts, and the like, but no actual graphs. Input from graphs can be read from the command line or, more commonly...
Read 0 Comments

Pages

Click Here!