Open source Marionette Project becomes part of Puppet.more »
Charly's Column: My Traceroute Sysadmin's daily grindAug 31, 2010
Charly takes the name of the “My Traceroute” tool very literally. The journey is the reward for this alternative TTL-measuring utility.more »
Charly's Column: Nmon The sys admin's daily grindMay 24, 2010
Nmon monitors system information. You can use the Nmon’s capture mode to output data to a file, then extract the values you need with a script.more »
GroundWork Open Source Inc. and Eucalyptus Systems to Begin Recruiting Users for Private Cloud ProgramApr 08, 2010
Beta program to utilize new management technologymore »
The Monitorix monitoring software is available in version 1.5.0 and now shows info about the mail server.more »
The NagAconda Python tool helps when writing plugins for the Nagios monitoring tool and is available in its first open release.more »
The system monitor Atop is available as version 1.24 and is complete with a variety of enhancements.more »
The SysUsage monitoring tool is available in a new version 3.0 and provides a completely reworked Web interface.more »
Both projects help organizations build their own containerized systems.
Mark Shuttleworth has resumed the position of CEO of Canonical.
Microsoft's open source code hosting platform CodePlex will come to an end after a more than 10-year stint.
Comes with Gnome 3.24
The bug was introduced back in 2009 and has been lurking around all this time.
The new release deprecates the sshd_config UsePrivilegeSeparation option.
Lives on as a community project
Five new systems join Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition that come with Ubuntu pre-installed.
The Skype Linux client now has almost the same capabilities that it enjoys on other platforms.
At CeBIT 2017, OpenStack Day will offer a wide range of lectures and discussions.