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Building Containers with HPC Container Maker

Containers package entire workflows, including software, libraries, and even data, into a single file. The container can then be run on any compatible hardware that can run the container type, regardless of the underlying operating system. Containers are finding increased utility in the worlds of...
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How to Give IT Project Estimates—And When Not to Estimate at All

Everyone wants to know how long a project will take. Here’s how to provide managers with a prediction that’s both accurate and imprecise, using cycle time and counting stories, along with advice on when to avoid estimation altogether. Estimation is work, too. Many teams account for estimation in...
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Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) is in the midst of an undeniable surge in popularity, and enterprises are becoming particularly interested in a form of AI known as deep learning. According to Gartner, AI will likely generate $1.2 trillion in business value for enterprises in 2018, 70 percent more than...
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Doing Good Data Science

There has been a lot of healthy discussion about data ethics lately. We want to be clear: that discussion is good, and necessary. But it’s also not the biggest problem we face. We already have good standards for data ethics. The ACM’s code of ethics, which dates back to 1993, is clear, concise, and...
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How to See What's Going on With Your Linux System Right Now

Is that service still running? What application is using that TCP port? These questions and more can be answered easily by sysadmins who know simple Linux commands. If you're a system administrator responsible for Linux servers, it's essential that you master the Bash shell, especially the commands...
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What Is Distributed Ledger Technology?

  While the concept of distributed ledgers has been around for a long while, it wasn’t until in recent years that it became a reality. The most popular implementation of distributed ledgers is blockchain, the technology that supports cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and ethereum. Blockchain uses...
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Optimized Clear Linux Kernel Now Available for Fedora 28 and Fedora Rawhide

A recent devel list discussion for popular Linux distro Fedora mentioned Clear Linux optimizations, which may be relevant to Fedora developers in the future. It was mentioned that Intel’s Clear Linux show noticeable performance gains over Xubuntu, as based on graphs by Phoronix. A Fedora user then...
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Linux: The New Frontier of Enterprise in the Cloud

Everyone from developer teams, to operations, to managers of virtual machines needs to know Linux, said Red Hat's Brian Gracely. TechRepublic's Dan Patterson spoke with with Brian Gracely, director of cloud strategy at Red Hat OpenShift, about Linux and the cloud. Gracely: ...the really big trend...
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Greg Kroah-Hartman talks about the importance of community interaction and the upcoming Open Source Summit.

Greg Kroah-Hartman on Linux, Security, and Making Connections at Open Source Summit

People might not think about the Linux kernel all that much when talking about containers, serverless, and other hot technologies, but none of them would be possible without Linux as a solid base to build on, says Greg Kroah-Hartman.  He should know. Kroah-Hartman maintains the stable branch of the...
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Linux File Server Guide

Linux file servers play an essential role. The ability to share files is a basic expectation with any modern operating system in the workplace. When using one of the popular Linux distributions, you have a few different file sharing options to choose from. Some of them are simple but not that...
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