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  • Popular Linux automation tools embrace Windows

    CFengine now natively supports Windows, and Opscode Chef does too. But will Windows shops accept their advances? 

  • Puppet, DevOps key to data center surge, says Constant Contact

    The popular open source configuration management system, Puppet, along with DevOps made it possible for Constant Contact to scale operations from hundreds to thousands of servers in their data center. 

  • CIOs seek special skills in Linux admins

    With the demand for Linux admins on the rise, CIOs are having trouble finding the right candidates with the right Linux skills and personality to manage open source environments. 

  • Microsoft makes Linux drivers for Hyper-V open source, but users not impressed

    Although Microsoft has made its Hyper-V Linux drivers open source, some virtualization users said they don't expect immediate change. 

  • Linux clusters made easy

    Linux cluster experts say systems can run well with good design, open source management and monitoring tools and proactive administrators. The IBM white paper is written for Linux admins with small-scale cluster experience who are facing working on a... 

  • Samba 4 beta offers platform choice to data centers

    When released, Samba 4 beta will fully emulate Active Directory, giving mixed data centers total flexibility in running Linux, Unix or Windows servers. Samba 4 is being developed in conjunction with updates to Samba 3. Some data centers may find that... 

  • Microsoft and Red Hat to cross-certify OS, virtualization platforms

    Microsoft and Red Hat inked a pact to optimize their operating systems running as guests on each other's virtualization platforms. 

  • Building a Linux infrastructure with maximum automation

    Automating Linux system administration with cfengine can be a big task, but automation can pay off with time savings, better documentation, and provide some technical advantages. Nate Campi and Kirk Bauer explain why they rewrote their book in the se... 

  • After delay, Fedora 10 finally available

    After being waylaid a month because of a security breach, Fedora 10 includes features for remote management of servers, storage in the cloud, energy saving and more. 

  • Red Hat Satellite launches first community upgrade

    Red Hat Satellite has launched its first upgrade based on community input, where the ultimate goal is speedier, better software. The new version includes RHEL 5 and Oracle 10g.