Open source databases News
March 16, 2015
Linux talent is in high demand, with organizations willing to pay big bucks for those with the right qualifications. Do you have what it takes?
April 17, 2014
It was all about openness at the Red Hat Summit 2014. From OpenShift to OpenStack to open source innovations, Red Hat was buzzing about the cloud.
December 05, 2012
Want your data center to be more like an agile public cloud? Here’s how cloud providers handle apps, "big data," data center hardware and IT staffing.
April 13, 2012
News in brief: Red Hat partners with 10gen to provide MongoDB NoSQL database. Kubuntu gains new sponsor. Samba patch plugs security hole.
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YaST handles much of the administration load, offers a simple graphical interface and sets up setting system parameters easily. Continue Reading
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The Marena Group swapped its proprietary ERP application for open source, but it wasn't until it started using Jitterbit's application integration suite that things really gelled. Continue Reading
How do open source database management systems, like MySQL or PostgreSQL compare to proprietary databases, like SQL Server? Get both sides of the story. Continue Reading
OpenOffice expert Solveig Haugland walks users through the process of creating a database and entry forms to conveniently configurate data entry. Continue Reading
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SharkScope's online poker database was growing faster than it could handle, causing concerns that the massive growth would slow customer wait times. Continue Reading
OpenERP 6.0 provides open source enterprise resource planning software alternative to Oracle and SAP, perfect for businesses dealing with tightening IT budgets. Learn how to install and modify the software for your business. Continue Reading
Learn how to install the MySQL database securely with these essential steps and guidance. Assess your security risk level, prevent attacks and monitor your system effectively with this tip. Continue Reading
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Hackers thrive on exploiting open source Web application source code. But these tactics can protect your corporate applications from common security vulnerabilities and breaches. Continue Reading
Learn more about the nuances of the upgrade to Sybase ASE 15 in this Q&A with a veteran Sybase expert and author of 'A Practitioner's Guide to upgrading to Sybase ASE 15.' Continue Reading
MySQL production environment databases need to be closely monitored and managed for performance to ensure efficiency. Learn simple changes you can make to improve your MySQL DB, including shifting from 32-bit to 64-bit versions, using InnoDB instead... Continue Reading