Kontena is introducing its production ready container and microservices platform

Kontena is introducing its production ready container and microservices platform

   (3 days ago)
Kontena v1.0 builds on the company’s mission to be the most developer-friendly open-source container and microservices platform that can be used on any infrastructure, be it on-premises, cloud or hybrid.More than just a container platform, this highly integrated package is:- Easy to use: This release includes the addition of Kontena Stack...Read More

Fedora 25 releases

Fedora 25 releases

   (11/22/2016 1:04:23 PM)
The Fedora Project have announced the general availability of Fedora 25, the latest version of the free and open sourceFedora operating system. As with previous Fedora releases, Fedora 25 is available in three distinct editions: Fedora 25 Workstation, Fedora 25 Server and, replacing Fedora Cloud, Fedora 25 Atomic Host.Key new features and enha...Read More

Boundless: The first complete supported open GIS platform

Boundless: The first complete supported open GIS platform

   (11/18/2016 10:05:12 AM)
Eighty percent of data in the world today includes a location component. However, because of the issues associated with proprietary GIS solutions, many organizations are unable to tap into this data and gain valuable insights. Boundless is the first open source GIS solution of its kind, delivering the ultimate open GIS ecosystem, comprised o...Read More

Why search has become the backbone of mobile apps

Why search has become the backbone of mobile apps

   (11/17/2016 9:54:53 AM)
Elasticsearch is an open source distributed full text search engine built on top of Apache Lucene. We recently connected with Gaurav Gupta, VP of Products for Elastic, the company behind Elasticsearch to chat about how search is being used to significantly boost both user adoption and improve the bottom line. He also shared with us what h...Read More

Red Hat Software Collections 2.3 and Developer Toolset 6 releases

Red Hat Software Collections 2.3 and Developer Toolset 6 releases

   (11/15/2016 11:06:41 AM)
Red Hat announced the general availability of Red Hat Software Collections 2.3 and Red Hat Developer Toolset 6, which provide a curated set of the latest, stable and open developer tools, languages and related technologies. Available on a separate lifecycle from Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat Software Collections and Red Hat Developer Tools...Read More

Key findings of the Apache Spark market research study

Key findings of the Apache Spark market research study

   (11/11/2016 11:13:48 AM)
In order to better understand Apache Spark’s growing role in big data, Taneja Group conducted a major market research project, surveying approximately 7,000 people. The sample was made up of technical and managerial job roles from around the world directly involved in big data. The survey, which received an overwhelming response, explored...Read More

Why software is no longer being written from scratch

Why software is no longer being written from scratch

   (11/1/2016 1:13:38 PM)
Application developers are increasingly reliant on open source component parts because pre-fabricated components speed up innovation and save developers the time (and money) of having to write code from scratch.But with 6.1% of component downloads containing a known security vulnerability it’s inevitable that defective parts will make their way int...Read More

LUA, NodeJS, Ruby, and Go get open source enterprise support from ActiveState

LUA, NodeJS, Ruby, and Go get open source enterprise support from ActiveState

   (11/1/2016 11:50:01 AM)
ActiveState​, the open source languages company, has announced the upcoming release of ActiveRuby, ActiveNode, ActiveGo, and ActiveLua. These new releases will include free community versions for the open source community, plus pre-compiled, tested, professional distributions for enterprise users. Enterprise users will also benefit from commercial ...Read More

Syncano makes it's dashboard open source

Syncano makes it's dashboard open source

   (10/10/2016 12:07:46 PM)
Syncano has open-sourced its Dashboard platform, so that more developers will be able to access the libraries and repositories to help them build apps faster. Up to now, Syncano’s Dashboard has been a private project. With the company’s release of the Dashboard on GitHub, a new repository has been created that allows contributions, pull reques...Read More

Introducing Electrode, an open source release from WalmartLabs

Introducing Electrode, an open source release from WalmartLabs

   (10/4/2016 10:13:36 AM)
WalmartLabs has announced the open source release of Electrode, the application platform powering Walmart.com.In e-commerce development, platform migration is serious business. Technology evolves constantly and it’s important to move and adapt to stay competitive. However, transforming an engineering organization is a completely different story. Th...Read More

Release of Red Hat Virtualization 4 Offers New Functionality for Workloads

Release of Red Hat Virtualization 4 Offers New Functionality for Workloads

   (8/25/2016 10:02:27 AM)
Red Hat has released Red Hat Virtualization 4 (formerly Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization), the latest release of its Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) virtualization platform that provides a centrally managed platform for Linux and Windows based workloads. The new version offers an updated hypervisor, new system dashboard, and centraliz...Read More

Hazelcast Releases Updates to Its Open Source In-Memory Computing Platform

Hazelcast Releases Updates to Its Open Source In-Memory Computing Platform

   (8/24/2016 12:01:37 PM)
Hazelcast has released the latest version of its Hazelcast open source in-memory data grid which the company says is 30% faster than previous versions and is the first fully modularized version of Hazelcast. The Hazelcast operational in-memory computing platform helps companies manage their data and distribute processing using in-memory storage and...Read More

This Week The Linux Foundation Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Linux

This Week The Linux Foundation Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Linux

   (8/22/2016 3:00:17 PM)
The LinuxCon North America conference has kicked off this week in Toronto, Canada and the top topic is the 25th anniversary of the Linux. It was on August 25, 1991 when Linus Torvalds created the Linux operating system which has grown to one of the largest open source projects worldwide.You can catch live streams from the event here. As part o...Read More

Hortonworks Updates DataFlow and Now Supports Apache MiNiFi

Hortonworks Updates DataFlow and Now Supports Apache MiNiFi

   (8/15/2016 6:01:22 AM)
Hortonworks, which works with open source technologies including Apache Hadoop, NiFi, and Spark, has released the latest version of Hortonworks DataFlow (HDF) which offers an integrated system for dataflow management and streaming analytics to collect, curate, analyze and deliver insights in real-time, on-premises or in the cloud. The company also ...Read More

How Governments Open Sourcing Code Helps Us Be More Secure

How Governments Open Sourcing Code Helps Us Be More Secure

   (8/12/2016 8:03:41 AM)
The idea of governments releasing their proprietary code isn’t some pipe dream, it’s slowly becoming a reality in many countries and starting a much needed public discussion in others. Governments around the world are beginning to understand that their software is funded by the public, and therefore belongs to the public and should be accessible fo...Read More

Flynn Releases Open Source Platform for Deploying and Managing Web Applications and Databases

Flynn Releases Open Source Platform for Deploying and Managing Web Applications and Databases

   (7/29/2016 1:03:14 PM)
The team behind the Flynn, an open source platform for deploying and managing web applications and databases, has announced the availability of Flynn 1.0, the first version of the platform that is stable for production use.Three years ago the company hosted a crowdfunding campaign to build its open source platform as a service that could run databa...Read More

Apcera Announces Support of New Open Source NATS Streaming Solution

Apcera Announces Support of New Open Source NATS Streaming Solution

   (7/15/2016 3:02:22 PM)
Apcera has announced that it is providing support for the new NATS Streaming solution, a performant, secure and simple open source messaging platform. NATS Streaming offers features that enable support for new classes of applications such as IoT and big data analytics. The platform is tightly coupled but loosely integrated with NATS, providing ente...Read More

Open Source Ansible Community Will Converge at AnsibleFest in San Francisco on July 28

Open Source Ansible Community Will Converge at AnsibleFest in San Francisco on July 28

   (7/12/2016 9:02:38 AM)
The popular open source automation platform Ansible will be the focus of AnsibleFest in San Francisco on Thursday, July 28, 2016. The event offers a day-long conference bringing together hundreds of Ansible users, developers and industry partners to share best-practices, case studies and Ansible news.AnsibleFest is for anyone who is wants...Read More

Crunchy Data Releases Set of Docker Containers and Kubernetes Services for PostgreSQL

Crunchy Data Releases Set of Docker Containers and Kubernetes Services for PostgreSQL

   (6/29/2016 7:02:19 PM)
Crunchy Data has announced that it is open sourcing its Crunchy PostgreSQL Container Suite, a pre-packaged set of Docker containers and Kubernetes services for running and managing the PostgreSQL open source database in cloud native Kubernetes environments with a full set of management micro-services. PostgreSQL offers an open source...Read More

Chef Releases New Open Source Application Automation Platform

Chef Releases New Open Source Application Automation Platform

   (6/14/2016 1:27:18 PM)
Chef has released a new open source project that introduces a unique approach for application automation. Applications packaged with Habitat have the intelligence to self-organize and self-configure making applications independent of underlying infrastructure. The platform provides the ability to run applications across increasingly diverse en...Read More

Splice Machine Opens Sources Its Hadoop and Spark Powered RDBMS

Splice Machine Opens Sources Its Hadoop and Spark Powered RDBMS

   (6/10/2016 10:02:19 AM)
Splice Machine is open sourcing its relational database management system (RDBMS), a dual-engine RDBMS powered by Hadoop and Spark.   The platform leverages in-memory technology from Spark and scale-out capabilities from Hadoop to power new applications and can offload existing Oracle and Teradata databases. The Splice Machine RDBM...Read More

Confluent Provides Updates to Apache Kafka Streaming Data Platform

Confluent Provides Updates to Apache Kafka Streaming Data Platform

   (6/9/2016 10:02:24 AM)
Confluent has released the latest version of its open source streaming data platform built on Apache Kafka. The new release of Confluent Platform 3.0 introduces Kafka Streams, a lightweight solution to real-time processing designed to support highly responsive applications. With Kafka Streams, developers can build core streaming applications such a...Read More

WhiteSource Releases Tool to Evaluate Security of Open Source Components

WhiteSource Releases Tool to Evaluate Security of Open Source Components

   (6/8/2016 2:02:27 PM)
WhiteSource has launched a new Selection Tool plug-in providing developers with the ability to identify vulnerable or problematic open source components at the early stages of coding.  The browser plug-in allows developers to see full information about specific libraries they wish to use and check if the components meet their company’s open so...Read More

Mesosphere's DC/OS Now Integrates CloudBees Jenkins Continuous Delivery

Mesosphere's DC/OS Now Integrates CloudBees Jenkins Continuous Delivery

   (6/2/2016 12:01:58 PM)
CloudBees is now working with Mesosphere to support continuous delivery by running Jenkins on Mesosphere's Datacenter Operating System (DC/OS), offering an open platform for building, running and scaling modern enterprise applications. The new offering will provide the support for companies looking to scale workloads using containerized infrastruct...Read More

Red Hat's Release of Ansible 2.1 Supports Network Automation

Red Hat's Release of Ansible 2.1 Supports Network Automation

   (6/1/2016 2:02:02 PM)
Red Hat has announced the general availability of Ansible 2.1, the latest version of the company’s agentless open source IT automation framework. Ansible provides developers with the ability to deploy IT applications and environments by automating routine activities such as network configuration, cloud deployments, and creation of development envir...Read More

JFrog Xray Offers Visibility for Container Images, Software Packages and Binary Artifacts

JFrog Xray Offers Visibility for Container Images, Software Packages and Binary Artifacts

   (5/25/2016 3:02:18 PM)
JFrog has announced the launch of JFrog Xray, which provides visibility into the contents of software components. JFrog Xray is a universal impact analysis product, to provide companies with understanding about their container images, software packages and binary artifacts, providing insight into the huge volume and variety of components that devel...Read More

Perfect Offers Swift Web Server and Toolkit for Developers

Perfect Offers Swift Web Server and Toolkit for Developers

   (5/17/2016 4:01:57 PM)
Perfect is a web server and toolkit for developers using the Swift programming language to build applications and other REST services. The platform lets developers build using only Swift to program both the client-facing and server-side of their projects.The platform is free-to-use and available under the permissible Apache License v2.0. It provide...Read More

Cloud Native Computing Foundation to Support Open Source Prometheus Platform

Cloud Native Computing Foundation to Support Open Source Prometheus Platform

   (5/13/2016 10:02:00 AM)
The Cloud Native Computing Foundation has announced it is adding a second platform to its cloud native technologies initiative. The group’s first hosted project was Kubernetes and now it is adding the Prometheus platform, which offers an open source time series and metrics tool inspired by Google’s internal monitoring tools (Borgmon).The Cloud Nati...Read More

Four Ways for Developers To Open Source Their Next Big Idea

Four Ways for Developers To Open Source Their Next Big Idea

   (5/10/2016 7:06:11 AM)
Whether it was the printing press, steam engine, or the assembly line, history has been defined by pivotal advances in technology. We are now in the age of a new wave of advances – from the smartphone to virtual reality – that have again revolutionized how we interact with the world and access information. The growing app economy to support th...Read More

New SolidFire Python SDK for OpenStack Developers

New SolidFire Python SDK for OpenStack Developers

   (4/28/2016 5:07:05 PM)
SolidFire is a provider of all-flash storage systems built for the Next Generation Data Center and has released its Python SDK to help reduce the amount of additional time and coding required for integration and orchestration between SolidFire’s platform and third-party applications. It allows developers to integrate SolidFire’s API with the Python...Read More

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