This Week in Open Source News: Linux Foundation Offering Free OpenStack Training, GitHub Wants More Business Users, & More

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This week in open source and Linux news, a new OpenStack course from The Linux Foundation and edX is offered, GitHub’s CEO sets user goals, and more! Keep on top of the latest Linux and OSS headlines with this weekly digest!

1) The Linux Foundation and edX offering a free OpenStack course.

Learn How to Deploy OpenStack For Free– CIO

2) GitHub CEO Chris Wansrath spoke at the company’s Universe conference about business user goals.

GitHub’s New Features Aim for Business and Open-Source Users– ComputerWorld

3) The Hyperledger Project reaches out to the public blockchain community.

Hyperledger and the Linux Foundation Opens Doors to the Public Blockchain Space– CryptoCoins News

4) Shares of Linux and open-source software vendor Red Hat (RHT) are up $3.37, or over 4%, at $80.41

Red Hat Rising: Bulls Breath Sigh of Relief as Linux Rebounds– Barron’s

5) Linux issue on Lenovo laptops is, in fact, due to Lenovo’s RAID storage configuration, not a malicious move by Microsoft.

UPDATE: Microsoft Isn’t Really Blocking Laptops From Installing Linux, Lenovo Says– The Next Web