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Mar
8th

8 Guidelines to Advance Women in Tech on International Women’s Day

Author: Linux.com - All Content | Files under syndicated

Just in time for International Women’s Day, the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)’s Luskin Center for Innovation has released “Rethinking Public, Private and Nonprofit Strategies to Advance Women in Technology,” a 60-page report that articulates just how far the tech industry still needs to go to address its gap in gender diversity – and how it can get there.


Mar
8th

Let’s Encrypt Reaches One Million Certificate Encryption Milestone

Author: ZDNet | Files under syndicated

One million free TLS certificates have now been issued, paving the way for better encryption and security on the Web.


Mar
8th

Microsoft Announces SQL Server for Linux

Author: Linux.com - All Content | Files under syndicated

Today I’m excited to announce our plans to bring SQL Server to Linux as well. This will enable SQL Server to deliver a consistent data platform across Windows Server and Linux, as well as on-premises and cloud. We are bringing the core relational database capabilities to preview today, and are targeting availability in mid-2017, wrote Scott Guthrie, Executive Vice President, Cloud and Enterprise Group, Microsoft in a blog post on March 7.


Mar
8th

MapR Delivers Support for Containers, Security

Author: Linux.com - All Content | Files under syndicated

With the general availability of its Converged Data Platform, MapR Technologies brings Hadoop together with Spark, Web-scale storage, NoSQL and streaming capabilities in a unified cluster designed to support next-generation big data applications.


Mar
5th

ODPi: The Open Ecosystem of Big Data – Update and Next Steps

Author: John Mertic | Files under syndicated

As it’s been a while since we updated everyone on our progress, we thought it would be appropriate to share what ODPi has been up to over the past several months. In upcoming blogs, we will preview some exciting deliverables that will be coming out the end of March.


Mar
4th

Syncsort Delivers Mainframe Hadoop, Spark Data

Author: eWeek | Files under syndicated

Syncsort simplifies mainframe big data access for enterprises seeking governance and compliance in Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark data.


Mar
4th

Docker Steps into Large-Scale Container Orchestration with Conductant Purchase

Author: Linux.com - All Content | Files under syndicated

Containers are revolutionizing software development, with Docker blazing a trail for not only working with containers at scale, but how applications are shipped, built, and tested. With the rise of container-based solutions, Docker developed cluster-ma…


Mar
4th

RSA 2016: 4 Data Issues Faced by States, Localities…

Author: Linux.com - All Content | Files under syndicated

Industry experts discussed the risks, benefits and next steps around data in the government space during the 2016 RSA Conference…
As one of the largest collectors of personal data, government is in the unique position to both use and lose valuable c…


Mar
3rd

Schneier: We’re Sleepwalking Towards Digital Disaster…

Author: The Register | Files under syndicated

RSA 2016: Security guru Bruce Schneier has issued a stark warning to the RSA 2016 conference – get smart or face a whole world of trouble.


Mar
2nd

Companies that Support Linux: Apprenda

Author: Amber Ankerholz | Files under syndicated

Last fall, Apprenda — an enterprise platform as a service (PaaS) provider — joined the Linux Foundation and the Open Container Initiative. And, just this week, the company announced it has joined Kubernetes, a container management system develop…