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Piston and Mirantis release dueling OpenStack upgrades 0

Piston and Mirantis release dueling OpenStack upgrades

Two new editions of OpenStack hint at how vendors are trying to bring in customers by alleviating OpenStack’s common pain points: installation, upgrades, and maintenance. But the larger question of when those problems can...

Review: For a sweet desktop, try Mint with Cinnamon 0

Review: For a sweet desktop, try Mint with Cinnamon

You are previewing premium content. Become an Insider to read the full article. September 09, 2014 By Tom Henderson | Network World If Red Hat’s specialization is enterprise application, development and hosting, and Ubuntu’s...

Compiler wars: LLVM and GCC compete on speed, security 0

Compiler wars: LLVM and GCC compete on speed, security

Credit: iStockphoto The latest version of the LLVM 3.5 compiler infrastructure, version 3.5, is now available for download as it faces potential competition from the up-and-coming version 5 of the GCC (GNU Compiler Collection)....

JHipster links Java and JavaScript for Web development 0

JHipster links Java and JavaScript for Web development

The JHipster application generator is enabling developers to blend their Java and JavaScript development skills on the same Web applications. Reaching a 1.0.0 release milestone on Sept. 1, the open source offering leverages a...

It’s time to split Linux distros in two 0

It’s time to split Linux distros in two

Credit: iStockphoto For decades, Microsoft has released completely separate operating systems for desktops and servers. They certainly share plenty of code, but you cannot turn a Windows 7 system into a Windows Server 2008...

Canonical partners with IBM on a pain-free OpenStack 0

Canonical partners with IBM on a pain-free OpenStack

Canonical has a new stack — a managed version of OpenStack, that is, with plans for on-premise and remotely hosted incarnations. The company calls it BootStack, though according to V3.co.uk, it was originally named...

You have your Windows in my Linux 0

You have your Windows in my Linux

Although there are those who think the systemd debate has been decided in favor of systemd, the exceedingly loud protests on message boards, forums, and the posts I wrote over the past two weeks...