RECENT OPEN SOURCE COVERAGE FROM OUR BLOGGERS
A crowd of more than 1,500 gathered Wednesday in Boston to hear about the future for the open-source big data engine.
The story of the CyanogenMod mobile firmware project perfectly illustrates the opportunities and perils presented by the open source software model.
Cybersecurity strategist at Red Hat focuses on vetting and open source as part of the supply chain
Finding and fixing Linux security vulnerabilities amounts to the usual whack-a-mole. The real solution is to harden the Linux kernel and let it protect itself
Fahmida Y. Rashid
From updates, to VPNs, to firewalls and AV, there are several steps Linux users should take to stay safe.
As open source code becomes more prevalent in both commercial and home-grown applications, the number of attacks based on its vulnerabilities will increase by 20 percent this year, predicted Black Duck Software, which...
TED ended its year by picking its top 10 TED Talks for the year, and we'll start 2017 off by selecting a handful of techie ones we figure might be of particular interest to Network World readers.
Rackspace ended months of speculation in August by announcing it had been acquired by a private equity firm. With a new corporate structure, the company has pivoted from being one of Amazon Web Service’s earliest competitors...
You won’t be sorry for spinning through our review of public apologies issued by tech organizations, from Microsoft to Apple to Facebook to Samsung, in 2016.
In recognition of the increasingly central role open source technology has played for the networking sector, the Linux Foundation today named Arpit Joshipura as its general manager for networking and orchestration.
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