One of the great strengths of cloud computing is the ability to set up virtual machines in a repeatable way, using appropriate tools to inject information into them as they boot in order to configure them for your exact needs. In this tutorial, we will look at how to insert OpenStack's native Heat... Read more
"Our original vision was that we would do a lot of what we had we done as volunteers, just full-time: write a lot of blog posts and op-eds, give talks at conferences, and maybe write a book or two. ... We ended up with something much more complicated and much more effective: a mix of conferences... Read more
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July 31 is SysAdmin Day, a day for all of us to express our undying gratitude for system administrators. Sure, you could buy your favorite sys admin cake and ice cream, or perhaps a nice gift card. You could even go as far as not breaking the server for just one day. You also can follow these 30... Read more
John P. Weiksnar talks with Salim Lakhani of devPanel at DrupalCon Los Angeles.
The OpenStack community is full of helpful tutorials to help you with installing, deploying, and managing your open source cloud. Here are some of the best published in the last month.
Continuous integration is an important part of an agile software development setup. Check out these six tools that help get the job done.
Nigel Babu offers 10 tips for taking your project's documentation to the next level.
NASA intern Lauren Egts shares how she used open source LidarViewer for 3D data visualization.
If you're putting on an open source conference or business, there's no reason you can't use open source software to create the flyers, video promos, banners, T-shirt graphics, and the myriad of other pieces of content to run and promote the show.