Issue #101 / Apr 2009
Cover Theme: Network Management
SERVICE: LINUX MINT 6 DVD INLAY"FELICIA" UNIVERSAL VERSION
This easy-to-use system mixes an inspired collection of standard Linux apps with a set of innovative and original management tools.
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SERVICE: LINUX MINT 6"Felicia" Universal Version
Mint is a rich desktop Linux with a growing circle of fans around the world. This easy-to-use system mixes an inspir......
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COVER STORY: Network Management IntroFlexible tools for configuring and managing your systems
Professional admins with tightening IT budgets are always looking for new tools that will help them do more with less. This month we feature some popular open source applications for deploying, configuring, updating, and monitoring software and systems on the network.
COVER STORY: Cfengine 3Managing the network with Cfengine
Automate admin tasks with the powerful Cfengine framework.
COVER STORY: Bcfg2Configuration and change management with Bcfg2
The powerful Bcfg2 provides a sophisticated environment for centralized configuration management.
COVER STORY: ZenossMonitoring the network with Zenoss
Find out how the free and flexible Zenoss tool can help you monitor your network.
Richard Stallman calls for the W3C to remain independent of vendor interests.
The new release supports nine architectures, 73 human languages, and zero non-Free components.
Fedora developers release the first alpha version of Fedora 19, known as Schrödinger’s Cat, for general testing. The final release is expected in July 2013.
ack is a grep-like, command-line tool that has been optimized for programmers to search large trees of source code.
New features in SUSE Studio 1.3 include enhanced cloud integration, VM platform support, and lifecycle management.
The Linux Foundation recently announced that the Xen Project is becoming a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project.
Open source version of LiveCode is now available for developing apps, games, and utilities for all major platforms.
OpenDaylight is an open source software-defined networking project committed to furthering adoption of SDN and accelerating innovation in a vendor-neutral and open environment.
The new Gnome release includes privacy and sharing settings, allowing more user control over access to personal information.
Mozilla is collaborating with Samsung on a new web browser engine called Servo.