Consolidating 3900 servers on 30 Linux mainframes based on IBM's own Z Series has helped IBM to cut its power bill considerably. Power consumption has dropped by up to 80 percent.more »
Virtual Machines Intro Linux in the dawn of the virtual eraAug 31, 2006
Virtualization can save you time, money, and effort, but you’ll need to find the right tool for the task.more »
VMware ESX Server Practical virtualization with ESX ServerAug 31, 2006
Improved resource balancing, central administration, and service consolidation – you can only win with virtualization. Linux Magazine visits a communal data center for a practical look at virtualization in the workplace.more »
VServer High performance virtualization with VServerAug 31, 2006
The VServer project offers a secure and highly efficient virtualization alternative.more »
Xen 3 Para-virtualization in Linux with Xen 3Aug 31, 2006
The Xen virtualization system is is quickly becoming a standard feature of corporate Linux. We’ll show you how to get started with the latest version of Xen.more »
Virtualization on IBM and Sun Servers Virtualization with entry-level servers by IBM and SunAug 31, 2006
The top players on the Unix server scene all include virtualization support with their operating systems. We compared two candidates from IBM and Sun.more »
WineTools Setting Up Windows software on Linux with WineToolsAug 31, 2005
WineTools is an installation program that helps users set up Windows software on Linux without wasting time with experiments.more »
Wine Running Windows Programs with the Wine APIJul 31, 2005
The Wine compatibility layer lets Linux users run Windows programs. Unfortunately, configuring Wine is anything but trivial, and it helps if you enjoy experimenting.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.