Enterprise Linux Log:

October, 2011

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October 25, 2011  5:47 PM

Ubuntu 11.10 laptop test drive



Posted by: Leah Rosin
Canonical, Dell laptop, Linux laptop, System 76, Ubuntu, Ubuntu 11.10

I recently received a "review" Dell Vostro laptop from Canonical with Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) installed. The idea was that I, as an illustrious member of the tech press, could see for myself how smoothly the Ubuntu Unity desktop operates. And, it worked! I quickly figured out the Unity...

October 11, 2011  1:53 PM

Open source office suites: LibreOffice takes on OpenOffice



Posted by: Nick Martin
LibreOffice, open source, OpenOffice

It has now been one year since The Document Foundation (TDF) announced the LibreOffice project, and by all counts, the open source software suite is flourishing. After just one year, TDF estimates that there are now 25 million LibreOffice users worldwide.


October 4, 2011  1:50 PM

Red Hat acquires Gluster: The Red Hat of storage



Posted by: Leah Rosin
Cloud computing, Linux, open source, Red Hat

Today, Red Hat announced the acquisition of Gluster, Inc., an open source storage solution provider specializing in the management of big data. Red Hat paid $136 million for the storage file system company, and hopes to bolster its presence in big data...


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