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Nutanix accused of violating open source licence in object storage product
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open source

Nutanix accused of violating open source licence in object storage product

MinIO claims it has tried and failed to resolve the issues with the company for three years
21 Jul 2022
Red Hat appoints Matt Hicks as CEO
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business management

Red Hat appoints Matt Hicks as CEO

Paul Cormier will move to chairman as the open-source giant continues its hybrid cloud push
13 Jul 2022
Intel rolls out Open Source AI Reference Kits for enterprises
Artificial Intelligence
artificial intelligence (AI)

Intel rolls out Open Source AI Reference Kits for enterprises

The kits are intended to help developers and data scientists build or add to existing AI applications
13 Jul 2022
What is open source?
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Software

What is open source?

The benefits and drawbacks of open source software and how its vendors make their money
30 Jun 2022
Databricks announces major contributions to flagship open source projects
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open source

Databricks announces major contributions to flagship open source projects

The Data and AI specialist will contribute new Delta Lake features and enhancements to the Linux Foundation
29 Jun 2022
Open source giant Red Hat joins HPE GreenLake ecosystem
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automation

Open source giant Red Hat joins HPE GreenLake ecosystem

Extended partnership will make it easy for GreenLake customers to work with Red Hat’s open source solutions, HPE says
28 Jun 2022
SolarWinds details 'next generation' software development process
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Software

SolarWinds details 'next generation' software development process

The open source approach, which will be shared with the wider community, is a direct response to the SUNBURST cyber attack in 2020
23 Jun 2022
Windows vs Linux: what's the best operating system?
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operating systems

Windows vs Linux: what's the best operating system?

Can the open-source OS really stand up to Microsoft's enterprise juggernaut?
22 Jun 2022
Red Hat and Samsung agree landmark software deal to develop next-gen storage
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open source

Red Hat and Samsung agree landmark software deal to develop next-gen storage

The partnership is a first for Samsung as the companies commit to developing memory software designs that can keep up with emerging tech
25 May 2022
Open source packages with millions of installs hacked to harvest AWS credentials
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hacking

Open source packages with millions of installs hacked to harvest AWS credentials

Two popular open source packages used by Python and PHP developers have been quietly compromised with successful attacks already being reported
24 May 2022
Google unveils new Assured Open Source Software service
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open source

Google unveils new Assured Open Source Software service

New offering aims to protect enterprise customers using the same end-to-end security capabilities that Google uses for its own OSS portfolio
18 May 2022
Linux Foundation unveils ‘World of Open Source’ research initiative
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open source

Linux Foundation unveils ‘World of Open Source’ research initiative

The timely research series is targeted at the European open source community
16 May 2022
EDB unveils world-first openly governed Kubernetes Postgres operator
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Cloud

EDB unveils world-first openly governed Kubernetes Postgres operator

CloudNativePG offers users an easy onramp for managing data-intensive workloads on Kubernetes, the firm claims
13 May 2022
Intel CTO: Open source ecosystem is “poorly written”
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open source

Intel CTO: Open source ecosystem is “poorly written”

Chipmaker calls on industry to improve contributions
11 May 2022
Insteon customers forced to rely on open source fixes after apparent collapse of IoT firm
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Internet of Things (IoT)

Insteon customers forced to rely on open source fixes after apparent collapse of IoT firm

The company has gone dark as top executives sever ties with the company
19 Apr 2022
CIQ and Google Cloud to provide unified support for Rocky Linux users
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Linux

CIQ and Google Cloud to provide unified support for Rocky Linux users

The partnership will allow for performance tuning and faster support for Rocky Linux images running on Google Cloud Platform
7 Apr 2022
Open source dev attacked for spreading data-wiping 'protestware'
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open source

Open source dev attacked for spreading data-wiping 'protestware'

Developer denies wiping users' drives in spite of detailed code analysis
18 Mar 2022
How to download from GitHub
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Development

How to download from GitHub

Here’s how to clone publicly available repositories and files on GitHub
16 Feb 2022
NordVPN launches open source VPN speed testing tool
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virtual private network (VPN)

NordVPN launches open source VPN speed testing tool

The unified speed-testing software can be downloaded from GitHub
14 Jan 2022
Open source in open rebellion - can Google bring peace to the developer community?
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open source

Open source in open rebellion - can Google bring peace to the developer community?

A recent White House gathering exposes divisions between the open source community and the private companies that exploit it
14 Jan 2022
The IT Pro Podcast: Everyone needs Kubernetes certs
The IT Pro Podcast: Everyone needs Kubernetes certs
containers

The IT Pro Podcast: Everyone needs Kubernetes certs

Containerisation skills are now a business imperative
10 Dec 2021
Podcast transcript: Everyone needs Kubernetes certs
Podcast transcript: Everyone needs Kubernetes certs
containers

Podcast transcript: Everyone needs Kubernetes certs

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
10 Dec 2021
Container network security guide for dummies
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Whitepaper

Container network security guide for dummies

Enforcing Kubernetes best practices
3 Dec 2021