ETL company Airbyte raises $5.2M to integrate open source data

Venture Beast

million to democratize data integration using open source tools readily accessible to data science teams. AI Big Data Enterprise VB Home Page ai Airbyte category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics/Enterprise Technology ETL tools Open source

Scarf exits stealth with analytics tools that help open source developers get paid

Venture Beast

Scarf is betting that better analytics tools can revolutionize the way open source software is developed and supported. Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Software developers funding daily Open source Scarf

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Open Source Security Tools You Can Use Now

Doctor Chaos

One common question I’ve received is what open source tools are available that I can download now. I will point out however, there are reasons why organizations don’t just run only open-source products within their security operation center.

14 open source tools to make the most of machine learning

CTOvision

Read Serdar Yegulalp list open-source tools to take advantage of machine learning and predictive analysis on Info World: Spam filtering, face recognition, recommendation engines — when you have a large […].

NSA Releases A New Technology to Open Source Community

CTOvision

Here is their press release : NSA Releases First in Series of Software Products to Open Source Community. The tool, called “Niagarafiles (Nifi),” could benefit the U.S. The software is “open source,” which means its code is available to the public – in this case, through the Apache Software Foundation. The agency often uses open source offerings to confront today’s complex foreign-intelligence challenges with creativity and agility.

NGA and DigitalGlobe Release Powerful Application To Community Under Open Source License

CTOvision

Sharing it with the public gives users at all levels another tool to help solve geospatial problems. Sharing the application with the open source community helps accelerate its potential to become the standard for storing, enriching and analyzing massive amounts of raster data in a distributed cloud environment. Analysis Big Data CTO DoD and IC Intelligence Community Open Source Cloud Computing NGA By Bob Gourley.

Open Source APM Gains Momentum

Forrester IT

So it's no surprise that operations teams buy finished, complete, documented, supported tools from vendors they can hold accountable. Ops people already have their hands full dealing with complex apps, infrastructure, and users - they don't need to be hassling with flaky do-it-yourself tools. Even so, most operations teams still wind up with a mixture of tools from multiple vendors plus home-built integrations and scripts. Operations teams value stability. Uptime is golden.

What is Open-source Intelligence (OSINT) and its its advantages for Ethical-Hackers?

Doctor Chaos

written by Amine Amhoume is a freelance writer and Ethical-Hacker What is Open-source Intelligence? Open-source Intelligence or OSINT is a part of the reconnaissance process that consists of using any online public intelligence that can provide information about a company, organization, or individuals. Tools Open-source Intelligence OSINT

what every open source project needs

SPF13

In the last few years open source has transformed the software industry. From Android to Wikipedia, open source is everywhere, but how does one succeed in it? While open source projects come in all shapes and sizes and all forms of governance, no matter what kind of project you’re a part of, there are a set of fundamentals that lead to success. What Every Successful Open Source Project Needs. Open Source is taking over the world.

10 open-source videoconferencing tools for business

ComputerWorld IT Management

As the world’s knowledge workers continue to work from home due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, using a videoconferencing application is as common as checking your email or opening a spreadsheet.

What is Open-source Intelligence (OSINT) and its its advantages for Ethical-Hackers?

Doctor Chaos

written by Amine Amhoume is a freelance writer and Ethical-Hacker What is Open-source Intelligence? Open-source Intelligence or OSINT is a part of the reconnaissance process that consists of using any online public intelligence that can provide information about a company, organization, or individuals. Tools Open-source Intelligence OSINT

Uber open-sources Plato for developing and testing conversational AI

CTOvision

Tools like Google’s Dialogflow, Microsoft’s Bot Framework, and Amazon’s Lex make it easier than it used to be, and the folks at Uber hope to eliminate any remaining barriers with a development platform all their own. Designing conversational AI isn’t as Sysiphean as it sounds. It’s called Plato Research Dialog System, and it was released […].

Google open-sources LIT, a toolset for evaluating natural language models

Venture Beast

Google-affiliated researchers developed an open source framework -- Language Interpretability Tool (LIT) -- designed to explore and audit language models.

Google open-sources AI that can distinguish between voices with 92% accuracy

CTOvision

Google is going open-source with it’s best-kept secret to users – AI technology. According to sources, Google is releasing open-source AI algorithms that its researchers say can distinguish between voices with 92% accuracy. — The Google patented tool called Diarization — the process of partitioning out a speech sample into distinctive, homogeneous segments according to who said what, […].

Google’s Model Search automatically optimizes and identifies AI models

Venture Beast

Google open-sourced Model Search, a tool that automatically optimizes and identifies AI models given a dataset and task. Read More.

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GitHub's open-source CodeQL tool looks for security holes in real-time

TechSpot

The tool is powered by CodeQL—an open-source semantic code analyzer On Thursday, GitHub announced that after extensive testing, it launched a native code scanner that can detect security flaws in posted programs or code as it is being entered.

WattScale is an open source AI tool that identifies energy-wasting homes

Venture Beast

Researchers developed an AI tool -- WattScale -- that can identify energy-inefficient homes anywhere in a region with sufficient data. Read More. AI Big Data Business Cloud Dev Enterprise ai artificial intelligence energy usage greenhouse gas emissions machine learning WattScale

IBM donates machine learning tooling to enable ‘responsible’ AI

CTOvision

is donating three open-source artificial intelligence development toolkits to LF AI, an organization within the Linux Foundation that maintains open-source machine learning tools. IBM Corp. The LF AI Technical Advisory Committee […].

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How to install and use the open source OTPClient 2FA tool on Linux

Tech Republic Security

If your desktop of choice is Linux, you don't have to be without a 2FA tool, thanks to OTPClient

Al-Qaeda Innovations Correlated To Unauthorized Disclosures By Snowden: Independent Verification Through Open Source Intelligence

CTOvision

Analysts can use Recorded Future to visualize information in multiple intuitive ways that can help draw out insights from an incredible array of sources. Following the June 2013 Edward Snowden leaks we observe an increased pace of innovation, specifically new competing jihadist platforms and three (3) major new encryption tools from three (3) different organizations – GIMF, Al-Fajr Technical Committee, and ISIS – within a three to five-month time frame of the leaks. By Bob Gourley.

Pulumi infrastructure-as-code tool adds.NET language support

CTOvision

Pulumi has added.NET language support to its open-source tool for Kubernetes and cloud provisioning and management. The Pulumi infrastructure-as-code tool now allows developers to declaratively provision cloud infrastructure using […].

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Facebook Open Sources Data Center Network Fault Detection Tools

Data Center Knowledge

NetNORAD system detects and localizes device failure in social network’s global data center infrastructure within seconds Read More. Downtime Facebook Networking

Intel Open Sources Cloud Performance Monitoring Tool

Data Center Knowledge

Snap reveals automated information about cloud performance and resources Read More. Shared

Amazon unveils Distance Assistant, an open source platform to enforce physical distancing among workers

Venture Beast

Amazons Distance Assistant is an open source tool that taps AI and augmented reality to enforce social distancing among workers. Read More. AI Big Data Business Cloud Commerce Dev Enterprise Mobile ai Amazon artificial intelligence Covid-19 machine learning Pandemic physical distancing safety social distancing

5 open source security tools too good to ignore

Network World

Open source is a wonderful thing. A significant chunk of today’s enterprise IT and personal technology depends on open source software. But even while open source software is widely used in networking, operating systems, and virtualization, enterprise security platforms still tend to be proprietary and vendor-locked.

Embracing Open Source Workloads with Windows Server 2016

IT Pros Rock!

You may be surprised to learn that Microsoft has embraced open source in Windows Server 2016 and across applications and development tools. Watch this video learn how you can work with Linux and other Open Source platforms and applications with Windows Server 2016. caption id="attachment_8955" align="alignnone" width="510"] Running Open Source Workloads with Windows Server 2016[/caption]. [ 11:04 ] How about Azure and Open Source functionality? [

Mashape, Creator of Top Open Source API Management Tool Kong, Raises $18M

Data Center Knowledge

Andreessen Horowitz leads round, spearheaded by Nicira co-founder Martin Casado Read More. Cloud Computing Featured

Have I Been Pwned — which tells you if passwords were breached — is going open source

The Verge

But nearly all of those password checkup tools owe something to Troy Hunt’s Have I Been Pwned , which was kind of a novel idea when it first launched 7 years ago — and Hunt is now open-sourcing his website codebase so the idea can spread even further.

Uncovering Vulnerabilities In Open Source Libraries (CVE-2019-13499)

ForAllSecure

In recent articles, ForAllSecure has discussed how we were able to use our next-generation fuzzing solution, Mayhem, to discover previously unknown vulnerabilities in several open source projects, including Netflix DIAL reference , Das U-Boot , and more. Introduction.

How open source helps startups get a big data boost

Tech Republic Big Data

Ad startup Bidtellect is punching well above its weight thanks to open source big data tools

How to install and use the open source OTPClient 2FA tool on Linux

Tech Republic Security

If your desktop of choice is Linux, you don't have to be without a 2FA tool, thanks to OTPClient

EMC announces open source orchestration tool for cloud, IoT apps

Tech Republic Cloud

EMC recently announced UniK, a tool that hopes to bring unikernel functionality to app platforms

UNCOVERING VULNERABILITIES IN OPEN SOURCE LIBRARIES

ForAllSecure

In recent articles, ForAllSecure has discussed how we were able to use our next-generation fuzzing solution, Mayhem, to discover previously unknown vulnerabilities in several open source projects, including Netflix DIAL reference , Das U-Boot , and more. In this post, we will follow up on a prior article on using Mayhem to analyze stb and MATIO by reviewing three additional vulnerabilities found in another open source library. Are static analysis tools / linters used?

CIOs Need AI Platforms, Not Just Tools

Information Week

Open source tools are crucial to machine learning development, but if you want to manage those models in the enterprise, you need a platform

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(Part 5) Open Source + Microsoft Azure - Deploying Linux Containers in the Cloud with Docker and Azure

IT Pros Rock!

In part 5 of our “ Open Source + Azure ” series, Keith Mayer welcomes Tatiana Lavrentieva to the show as they discuss how you can deploy Linux Containers in the cloud using Docker and Microsoft Azure. [ 10:00 ] Traditionally, Docker tools run on Linux. is there support for running Docker tools on Windows as well? [

Our Freemium Future: Development teams take advantage of free, entry-level versions of software 

CTOvision

These days, there’s a spectrum of choices: software code you can download, customize, and use for free (open source) at one end of the spectrum; pre-built software you can buy on perpetual license and install on-premises and customize at the other end of the spectrum; and, in the middle, software you can rent with a recurring subscription (SaaS). While they seem similar, it’s worth saying at this juncture that freemium and open source are not the same thing.

NGA joins GitHub, offers code to help disaster response

CTOvision

If they can do open source, any agency can. NGA began by sharing its code for GeoQ, a tool the agency developed to assist with Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Recovery (HADR) efforts. The tool was further refined in partnership with FEMA and has since begun to be used as the backbone of a shared disaster response solution across the U.S. We built GeoQ on all open-source frameworks to make it easily shareable with our mission and response partners.

Dracnmap Scanning Tool

Doctor Chaos

GitHub is a great source of software. It is based on a library or version control system, providing developers an outlet for open source software and related updates. I recently took a look at Dracnmap, which can be found at: https://github.com/Screetsec/Dracnmap Dracnmap is an open source program primarily used to exploit a network by […]. Cyber Tools reconnaissance scanning tools

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(Part 5) Open Source + Microsoft Azure – Deploying Linux Containers in the Cloud with Docker and Azure

IT Pros Rock!

In part 5 of our “ Open Source + Azure ” series, Keith Mayer welcomes Tatiana Lavrentieva to the show as they discuss how you can deploy Linux Containers in the cloud using Docker and Microsoft Azure. [ 10:00 ] Traditionally, Docker tools run on Linux … is there support for running Docker tools on Windows as well? [ Try Windows Azure for free with no cost or obligations, and use any OS, language, database or tool.

IBM Watson gets a big data boost with open source CognizeR extension

Tech Republic Big Data

IBM Watson and Columbus Collaboratory recently partnered on CognizeR, an open-source R extension that lets data scientists using R more easily use Watson tools

Security for Big Data Designs: Examining best practices with security architect Eddie Garcia

CTOvision

The goal is to provide unified authorization for all Hadoop services and third-party applications (such as Spark, Pig, MR, BI Tools, etc). This was also a topic at the February Strata + Hadoop World in San Jose (see his keynote on Data: Open for Good and Secure by Default ). Big Data CTO Apache Accumulo Apache Hadoop Cloudera HBase HDFS MapReduce Open Source By Katie Kennedy.

Pentaho Continues To Innovate: Data Science Pack Operationalizes Use of R and Weka

CTOvision

SAN JOSE, Calif. , June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Hadoop Summit – According to the O’Reilly Data Scientist Salary Survey , R is the most-used tool for data scientists, while Weka is a widely used and popular open source collection of machine learning algorithms. Using Weka with PDI , we are now helping clients blend a 360-degree view of all equipment data sources to enable early prediction of potential machinery failure. By Bob Gourley.

This open source tool from MIT Data Lab will change how you see big data

Tech Republic Big Data

Data USA is an atlas that helps business, government agencies, and schools make better, faster decisions by visualizing big data in fresh ways