The Opensource.com Weekly Top 5: the best and brightest burning star articles from this week: January 26 - 30
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at new leadership at Docker, Microsoft acquires Revolution Analytics, the Ghost security hole, and more! Open source news roundup for January 24 - 30, 2015.
One story of open source curiosity leading to a career in open source and various adventures.
When you are considering building a cloud, there are many important decisions to make. Among the top decisions you'll want to make is how to implement your storage. One open source project which many have turned to as a solution to some of their storage needs is Ceph.
I didn't have confidence in my programming skills, and how could I? I was isolated in my own little world where I didn't see other people's code, and nobody saw mine. Then Amsterdam and the PHP community happened.
Today there is no shortage of thoughtfully designed wearable devices promising to improve our health and quality of life, but amidst the ongoing technological deluge—do you think the future will be wearable or anti-wearable?
Interview with Dan Silivestru, CEO and co-founder of bitHound.io—automated, open source, code quality analysis software.
Ross Brunson, director of member services with the Linux Professional Institute, offers advice for those looking to work in open source and shares his own story.
In today’s data-driven, constantly-connected, technology-centric world, we are awash in attention-grabbing content, events, and requests. Like me, I suspect most Opensource.com readers relish this way of life—after all, us technologists created it—except for, that is, when we don’t. This article focuses on a trend happening that I think is the real prize to be had in this race to be all things to all data: automatically identifying and taking action on what is important.
Though it's not always obvious, libraries use a remarkably large amount of free and open source software and systems. Systems librarian Robin Isard shares his experiences and insights.