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Van Jones
Van Jones, President and founder of Dream Corps, CNN contributor, and best-selling author will keynote at OS Summit in Vancouver.

Van Jones & Linus Torvalds to Keynote at Open Source Summit North America

We’ve announced additional keynotes at Open Source Summit North America, including: Van Jones, President & Founder of the nonprofit, Dream Corps; CNN Contributor; Best-Selling Author; Human Rights, Education and Clean Energy Advocate Austen Collins, Founder & CEO, Serverless Inc. Linus...
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Supercomputers: All Linux, All the Time

The latest TOP500 Supercomputer list is out. What's not surprising is that Linux runs on every last one of the world's fastest supercomputers. What is surprising is that GPUs, not CPUs, now power most of supercomputers' speed. Once more, if you want to run the fastest possible computer, the June...
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Sarah Novotny
Sarah Novotny, Head of Open Source Strategy, Google Cloud Platform Joins The Linux Foundation Board of Directors.

Google Becomes a Platinum Member of The Linux Foundation

Demonstrating its commitment to open source software, we are thrilled to announce that Google is now a Platinum Member of The Linux Foundation. Google has been an active and committed contributor to the open source community for many years, releasing and contributing to more than 10,000 open source...
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Open Source Jobs Report: 3 Hot Skill Areas Now

In the IT job market right now, it pays to have open source skills. That’s the main takeaway from the seventh annual Open Source Jobs Report, conducted by The Linux Foundationand careers site Dice. Demand for experience and skills with open source platforms isn’t some overnight sensation, but it...
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8 Reasons to Use the Xfce Linux Desktop Environment

I realized in looking back over my series of articles on Linux desktops that I had neglected Xfce. This article is intended to rectify that oversight. I like Xfce a lot and am enjoying the speed and lightness of it more than I thought I would. Eight reasons for recommending Xfce 1. Lightweight...
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OS Summit EU
Join us in Edinburgh! Submit a proposal to speak by July 1 for Open Source Summit & ELC + OpenIoT Summit Europe.

Last Chance to Speak at Open Source Summit and ELC + OpenIoT Summit Europe – Submit by July 1

Submit a proposal to speak at Open Source Summit Europe & ELC + OpenIoT Summit Europe, taking place October 22-24, 2018, in Edinburgh, UK, and share your knowledge and expertise with 2,000+ open source technologists and community leaders. Proposals are being accepted through 11:59pm PDT, Sunday...
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Linux Kernel Bug Hunting

The story starts with a message on our workplace chat: “Our k8s master servers are rebooting randomly every day!” This announcement had a good and a bad side. On the good side, our clusters handled this unfortunate event without problems, even when two out of five servers were rebooting at the same...
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Linux Fu: The Great Power of make

Over the years, Linux (well, the operating system that is commonly known as Linux which is the Linux kernel and the GNU tools) has become much more complicated than its Unix roots. That’s inevitable, of course. However, it means old-timers get to slowly grow into new features while new people have...
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What Is the NIST Cybersecurity Framework?

Learn what the NIST Cybersecurity Framework is, who it impacts, and how to implement it in Data Protection 101, our series on the fundamentals of information security. Set forth by the National Institute of Standards and Technology under the United States Commerce Department, the Cybersecurity...
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OS Guides
The Open Source Guides for the Enterprise are now available in Chinese.

Open Source Guides for the Enterprise Now Available in Chinese

The popular Open Source Guides for the Enterprise, developed by The Linux Foundation in collaboration with the TODO Group, are now available in Chinese. This set of guides provides industry-proven best practices to help organizations successfully leverage open source. “Making these resources...
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