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OpenStack Foundation 2016 Directors Announced
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published January 15, 2016
Voting is now done and some familiar names join new names at the OpenStack Foundation Board

Get Ready for OpenStack Newton in 2016 and OpenStack Olimpic in 2017
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published January 11, 2016
Initial results for OpenStack naming contests are out, but still need to go through legal review

Debian Down: Ian Murdock is Gone
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published December 31, 2015
After a a Tweetstorm alleging police abuse, legendary Linux figure passes away.

OpenStack N and O Looking for a Name
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published December 16, 2015
From the what follows Mitaka files:

Star Wars The Force Awakens Hollywood Security
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published December 15, 2015
With memories of the massive Sony hack not all that far in the past, Disney's 'force' has locked down against leaks like never before.

Mozilla Exits Firefox OS Smartphone Business
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published December 8, 2015

Raspberry Pi Zero Isn't Free - but it is Cheap
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published November 30, 2015
Cost of computing races toward zero.

Docker Container Management comes to Minecraft #Dockercon
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published November 17, 2015
Thanks to Dockercraft you can now manage Docker inside of minecaft

Docker 1.9.0 Released - Docker Network Now Stable
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published November 3, 2015
Docker networking is now stable

Apache HTTP Web Server Gets HTTP2
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published October 16, 2015

PHP Vendor Zend Acquired by Rogue Wave
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published October 6, 2015
As PHP 7.0 release nears, big change for leading PHP commercial support vendor

Mozilla Rust Programming Language Hits Version 1.3
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published September 18, 2015
RUST is an effort to replace 'c'.

Docker 1.8.2 Released Improving Container Stability
By Sean Michael Kerner | Software Article Published September 11, 2015
New incremental update for Docker debuts as work on new Docker 1.9 feature release continues

2015 Jeep Renegade SUVs Impacted by Software Vulnerability Recall
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published September 11, 2015
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is issuing its second vehicle recall in as many months because of software-related vulnerabilities.

Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield Hacked in 2013, Discovered in 2015
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published September 11, 2015
Excellus publicly disclosed the breach on Sept. 9, though it admits that the breach initially took place Dec. 23, 2013.

How HackerOne is Helping to Secure Open-Source with the Internet Bug Bounty
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published September 11, 2015
Alex Rice spent five-and-half years working as head of product security at Facebook before he helped found HackerOne, provider of a platform that enables organizations to run bug bounty programs.

Palo Alto Networks 2015 Revenue Comes in at $928.1 Million
By Sean Michael Kerner | Networking Article Published September 11, 2015
Palo Alto Networks reported its fourth quarter and full year fiscal 2015 financial results on September 9, showing improving revenue and narrowing losses.

Android Stagefright Exploit Code Released
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published September 10, 2015
When the Stagefright vulnerability in Android was first announced on July 27, no proof-of-concept code was publicly released.

Art Gilliland Named CEO of Skyport Systems
By Sean Michael Kerner | Security Article Published September 10, 2015
Skyport's core platform is its SkySecure Server, which was first announced in May.

REPORT: 92 percent of Users Think Security Impacts Productivity
By Sean Michael Kerner | Software Article Published September 10, 2015
Security is a requirement for modern organizations that must protect their technology assets and corporate data against attacks. But what impact does security have on users within organizations

Managed SD-WAN Comes to Verizon via Cisco
By Sean Michael Kerner | Networking Article Published September 9, 2015
Cisco IWAN’s open architecture enables Verizon to offer a flexible, highly secure and reliable service to its enterprise customers

Jim Zemlin Explains how the Linux Foundation Scales Beyond Just Linux
By Sean Michael Kerner | IT Management Article Published September 9, 2015
From a Linux Foundation perspective, each project has its own focus and is not centrally managed.

vCard Vulnerability Patched in WhatsApp, Thanks to Check Point
By Sean Michael Kerner | Software Article Published September 9, 2015
WhatsApp—an increasingly popular cross-platform mobile messaging application, which Facebook now owns—was until Aug. 27 at risk from a flaw that could have exposed a substantial number of its users to risk.

Seagate NAS Fixed for Hard Coded Credentials Vulnerability
By Sean Michael Kerner | Software Article Published September 9, 2015
Seagate is advising users of its Wireless Mobile Storage and LaCie FUEL hard drives to update the embedded firmware to patch for multiple known vulnerabilities that could potentially enable a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to a user's information.

Node.js Fork is Done as Node v 4.0.0 Released
By Sean Michael Kerner |  Article Published September 9, 2015
Node.js v4.0.0 is out merging the efforts of io.js with node.js