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Linux Advocacy - My Take

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I recently had something of a debate on the meaning Linux Advocacy and thought I should offer explanation of my take on the topic. Before that, to clarify my background: I’m not by any means an uber-geek, one of those people who see matrix-like code streams everywhere and solve any tech issue with a…

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Report: Docker Not Yet Widely Used in the Cloud

ServerWatch: Canonical, the lead commercial sponsor behind the open-source Ubuntu Linux operation system has published its latest Ubuntu Server and Cloud Survey, showing the latest trends in server and cloud deployments

How to create and show a presentation from the command line on Linux

 xmodulo: Often times, the purpose of a presentation is to convey specific information, which can easily be done with textual messages.

Tech Comics: Do You Love Me?

 Datamation: Sometimes technology can help clear up the most basic questions.

Seeing the cloud through Ubuntu-colored glasses

 ZDnet: Ubuntu cloud users see OpenStack rising, Docker getting more talk than traction, and companies moving to the hybrid cloud.

CIOs: It's time to reinvent yourself and your teams, says Weather Company CIO

 EnterprisersProject: The CIO of the Weather Company explains why open source software is an 'uncomfortable' conversation that CIOs need to be having because it could be the key to innovation.

How to Upgrade Linux Kernel to Stable 3.18.4 on CentOS 7.x

Linoxide: How to upgrade your current version of linux kernel to the latest stable version 3.18.4 on CentOS 7.0.

Explaining the Big Data Productivity Gap

 The VAR Guy: The slow adoption and lack of productivity associated with Hadoop and other big data technologies likely stems from poor planning and lack of big data training and expertise, among other factors.

Startup Applications: automatic execution of the most used programs during every user login

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