Cloud is changing how people and businesses work forever. It’s creating new economies, disrupting existing categories, and it’s changing how we communicate and share information.
Some form of cloud makes sense for most enterprise-class organizations, which is why cloud adoption continues to grow so quickly across all industries and geographies. Cloud is transforming IT and presents a great opportunity for all of us.
ConfigServer (CSF) is advanced open-source firewall for Linux. If you are like me, I don’t really care much for the native firewalld that’s included with RHEL7 releases, and I’ve used APF for years which is basically just a frontend for iptables.
I am pleased to announce the release of Xen 4.6.5 and 4.7.2. Xen Project Maintenance releases are released in line with our Maintenance Release Policy. We recommend that all users of the 4.6 and 4.7 stable series update to the latest point release.
You’ve heard it before. Cloud will increase efficiencies, provide flexible scalability, and lower your CapEx investments. However, you may not be comfortable putting your data into a public cloud, no matter how many security reassurances you get. You may be in a highly regulated in industry or have government or corporate mandates to have data close by. Or you may face serious performance and latency issues for high availability workloads because the nearest cloud data center facility is too far away. There are limited cost-effective choices here.
Today's guest post is by Vamsee Kasavajhala, Principal Product Manager for the Oracle MiniCluster.
As more and more customers adopt Oracle MiniCluster as their platform of choice to run Oracle databases and applications, one common message that resonates is how easy it is to use the platform. We have had some customers use words synonymous with simplicity such as “Microwave” or “iPhone” and that is really great to hear.
The cloud is affecting every market sector. It offers agility and flexible cost structures. It lets business leaders quickly develop and test new products they can take to market fast and it enables them to create new models that will transform how they work.
This is a quick announcement that the Xen Project is again participating in Google Summer of Code (GSoC), a program that awards three-month paid stipends to University students to work on open source projects, with the goal to get open source experience.