Microsoft acquires Express Logic for its real-time internet of things operating system

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Microsoft today announced that it’s acquired Express Logic, a 23-year-old San Diego, California-based developer of real-time operating systems (RTOS) for the internet of things (IoT) and edge devices powered by microcontroller units (MCUs), for an undisclosed amount. The Seattle company notes that Express Logic’s ThreadX RTOS — which is designed to scale from resource-constrained, battery-powered […].

the future of the Operating System - LinuxCon 2015 keynote

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The Future of the Operating System. What is an Operating System ? OS Manages Processes & Resources. Operating Systems & Apps Over Time. OS in 1960s • IBM OS/360 – First OS that kept track of system resources (program, memory, storage) • CTSS – Introduce scheduling • Univac Exec 8, Burrows MCP, Multics. Schedule Components & Resources. Linux + Docker 
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Big Data - Extracting and Loading from Operational Systems

IT Toolbox

One common reaction is that big data requires a “scaling up”: more CPUs, more memory, more resources. In today’s IT world big data applications are common. We have evolved some standard responses to the needs for these applications. Another theme is the availability of special-purpose hardware and software for storing and analyzing big data. However, big

Mesosphere: Organizing the machines in your datacenter as if they are one large computer

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The Mesosphere datacenter operating system helps you organize the machines in your datacenter as if they are one big computer. Mesosphere provides a new kind of operating system. Events Debian KDE Linux Linux distribution Open Source operating system

You Should Run R On Your Computer: Not just for stats, but to know what all the excitement is about

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R runs on a wide variety of systems, including Mac, Windows, Linux and Unix. Download and install the one for your system. Now you have R running on your system. Resources to speed the R learning curve (datagrad.blogspot.com). By Bob Gourley.

Tech Blogs – Best Must Read Tech Resources 2019

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Information Technology Blog - - Tech Blogs – Best Must Read Tech Resources 2019 - Information Technology Blog. Below we share a list of over 50 great must read/must follow Tech Blog resources we use to stay on top of things. The PC enthusiast’s resource.

Best Tech Blogs – Must Read Tech Resources 2019

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Information Technology Blog - - Best Tech Blogs – Must Read Tech Resources 2019 - Information Technology Blog. Below we share a list of over 50 great must read/must follow Tech Blog resources we use to stay on top of things. The PC enthusiast’s resource.

Best IT Blogs – Must Read Information Technology Resources 2019

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Information Technology Blog - - Best IT Blogs – Must Read Information Technology Resources 2019 - Information Technology Blog. Below we share a list of over 50 great must read/must follow Information Technology Blog resources we use to stay on top of things.

CIOs Are Discovering That Containers Might Be The Right Way To Ship Code

The Accidental Successful CIO

In order for the software to operate correctly, the supporting software in the environment has to be identical to the software that was present when the software was developed. By contrast each container shares the operating system kernel with the other containers.

5 Steps to Deploying Windows 8 with System Center 2012 Service.

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Be an Early Expert on Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V Server, System Center 2012, Azure and Windows 8. FREE IT Pro Resources. Hyper-V.nu - Powered by System Center. System Center 2012. 5 Steps to Deploying Windows 8 with System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 - Migration and Deployment - Part 3 of 19. 5 Steps to Deploying Windows 8 with System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 - Migration and Deployment - Part 3 of 19. Add Operating System Image. Sign in.

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AWS Elastic Beanstalk: A Quick and Simple Way into the Cloud - All.

All Things Distributed

Werner Vogels weblog on building scalable and robust distributed systems. Flexibility is one of the key principles of Amazon Web Services - developers can select any programming language and software package, any operating system, any middleware and any database to build systems and applications that meet their requirements. There is no charge to use Elastic Beanstalk and developers only pay for the AWS resources used to run their applications.

10 Must-Have Features of an Online Education Platform

Kitaboo

The tool should be designed in such a way that someone who does not know coding must be able to use and operate it without difficulty. Since it is an application, it must be readable on most of the devices and operating systems.

Understanding Readium – Features, Architecture and Alternatives

Kitaboo

In addition, EDRLab is also the driving force behind the LCP (Licensed Content Protection) system, which is a significant new development of Readium. Provide functional and innovative ePUB reading systems for web use. What is Readium?

How Can K-12 Publishers Adapt in the Digital Era

Kitaboo

The software must also allow publishing of content in multiple formats for various operating systems. Use a Training Management System. To make things easier, they can use a training management system (TMS). Publishers have experienced a digital turbulence in recent times.

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The Role of Technology in Digital Publishing

Kitaboo

Kids now have more access to digital devices and resources and they demand content that is more interactive. Above that what versions of operating systems to support? Over the past two decades, the publishing industry has seen disruptive changes.

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8 Reasons to Create Interactive Textbooks for Engaging K-12 Students

Kitaboo

They are even quite simple to operate, with drag and drop widgets and customizable layouts. Therefore, the interface you use must be easy-to-operate, intuitive and responsive. Are you still looking for reasons to create e-textbooks for students?

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Kitaboo College – Enabling Higher Education with Technology

Kitaboo

The instructors can also recommend additional learning resources on the platform itself. This online feedback feature enables the instructor to assign individual assignments or learning resources based on each student’s learning capacity and needs.

NetApp Outlines Strategy For Data Management Across Clouds

Data Center Knowledge

With a vision for an enterprise data management solution, NetApp (NTAP) outlined its strategy to use its clustered Data ONTAP operating system and provide seamless cloud management across any blend of private and public cloud resources. Cloud Computing Storage Virtualization netapp NTAP

The CIO?s Guide to Serverless Computing

CEB IT

This means that developers don’t have to bother with provisioning and maintaining system and application infrastructure when deploying code. Read more: Gartner Top 10 Trends Impacting Infrastructure & Operations for 2020. Infrastructure & Operations

Apple updates Developer app to add Mac support ahead of online-only WWDC

The Verge

Much like the iOS version, the macOS version of the Developer app provides various resources from developer-related news to videos showcasing new features for Apple operating systems. Image: Apple.

NASA Vendor Hit by Data Stealing Ransomware

SecureWorld News

For the first time in history, NASA astronauts launched from American soil in a commercially built and operated American crew spacecraft on its way to the International Space Station. It's been a big week for NASA.

Apple is finally making it easy to hide from trackers

Vox

Apple CEO Tim Cook introduces the company’s new operating systems at its Worldwide Developers Conference. The company’s new operating systems want you to know — and control — who’s watching you online.

AWS’s Shared Responsibility Model at a Glance

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Customers are expected to manage the security and compliance of whatever they host inside of the AWS service(s) they choose to run, including customer and client data, encryption, security patches, operating system, etc. Operating system. Operating system.

TechNet Radio: (Part 17) Building Your Hybrid Cloud - End-to-End IaaS Workload Provisioning in the Cloud with Azure Automation and PowerShell DSC

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Tune in as they break down automation into 3 main categories of tasks (managing and orchestrating the overall process, provisioning cloud fabric resources, and provisioning workloads, like operating systems and applications) and then go into in-depth demos showing how you can do this via Azure Automation and PowerShell DSC.( Automation Powershell Microsoft Azure Platform Azure System Center Service Manager Windows PowerShell Windows Azure System Center 2012

How to run your old PC games on Windows 10

TechnoBezz

Windows 10 is the latest version of the Windows operating system in modern-day computers. See also: How to use System Restore in Windows 10. System requirements: Every game has hardware and software requirements. If your system fulfills the criteria then the game will run.

[Guide] Why Businesses Are Turning to Containers

Perficient - Digital Transformation

With companies deploying a wide range of infrastructure across multiple clouds and operating environments, it is essential that applications remain portable and able to be run efficiently in multiple places.

Malware and Antivirus Systems for Linux

Galido

Each computer system may have a malware or viruses, including Linux. It is recommended that users install these antivirus softwares on the Linux operating system that can be downloaded via Internet. There are many ways to prevent malware on the Linux operating systems.

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The Internet of (Secure) Things – Embedding Security in the IoT

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Homes/Offices : Companies and utilities are building sensors into major appliances and HVAC systems. Security alarm systems have communicated with operations centers and police for a long time, but now allow monitoring and control from your smartphone. By George Romas.

MicroSoft: Still dominating in enterprise office automation

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The Company operates in five segments: Devices and Consumer (D&C) Licensing, D&C Hardware, D&C Other, Commercial Licensing, and Commercial Other. It also offers cloud-based solutions that provide customers with software, services and content over the Internet by way of shared computing resources located in centralized data centers. Bob Gourley. All enterprise professionals should continue to track MicroSoft ( NASDAQ:MSFT ).

End-to-End IaaS Workload Provisioning in the Cloud with Azure Automation and PowerShell DSC ( Part 2 )

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This process includes orchestration of all tasks, provisioning cloud fabric resources, and configuring operating system and application workloads running inside Azure VMs. Import DSC WebAdmin Module from DSC Resource Kit Import-DscResource -ModuleName xWebAdministration.

Napatech at a Glance

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An introduction to Napatech: Imagine you find an open window into your company’s system. You quickly realize that nefarious individuals are attempting to break into your system and steal sensitive information. Napatech is committed to stopping criminals before they get into your systems. Use the latest standard servers whatever their architecture and operating systems – unleash their full capabilities. By Katie Kennedy.

Tips for Easy Virtualization

Galido

Virtualization is popular these days for businesses for several reasons, but primarily to reduce hardware and infrastructure costs, performance, backups and redundancy, while being able to scale infrastructure and provide resources on demand. . Prepare Allocation of Resources.

Apple and Google want to turn your phone into a Covid-tracking machine

Vox

Those are the broad strokes of what’s sure to be a very complex public-health-focused surveillance system. An important thing to understand about this system is that Apple and Google aren’t doing this by themselves. The whole system is opt-in.

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Federal cyber incidents grew an astounding 1,300% between 2006 and 2015

Network World

Another Government Accountability Office report on Federal cybersecurity out this week offers little in the way of optimism for the cyber-safeguard of the massive resources the government has control over. More on Network World: Network security weaknesses plague federal agencies + “Federal information systems and networks are inherently at risk. Compounding the risk, systems used by federal agencies are often riddled with security vulnerabilities—both known and unknown.

How to make sure Google automatically deletes your data on a regular basis

Vox

Apple’s operating system updates will also require app developers to post a clear notice telling them what is being tracked. Google is making it easier for users to auto-delete data like their search histories. NurPhoto/Getty Images.

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How Red Hat OpenShift Helps Enterprises Digitally Transform

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Ultimately, their goals are to streamline operations, remain secure and compliant, and save money. Ensure malicious apps will not take down your system . Lockdown systems based on role-based access default.

TCP Connection Testing with Telnet

Linux Academy

The beauty of Telnet is that it’s available for almost any operating system, and it’s installed by default on many. Related Resources: Linux: SSH Tunneling, Port Redirection and Security.

Going Serverless: Where to Start

Linux Academy

The Serverless Framework is an open-source project that replaces traditional platforms (hardware, operating systems) with a platform that can run in a cloud environment. It can scale up or down and doesn’t require as much provisioning when you want to roll something out; which translates into saving money on resource use. What is serverless framework? Why use it?

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Red Hat: Optimizing Your IT Operations

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Otherwise, you will have outdated systems that can’t handle future IT workloads. Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) can help you optimize your IT operations while saving your organization time and money. Automated monitoring and patching ensure systems are always up-to-date.

Five new features Android 11 borrows from the iPhone

The Verge

Android 11’s first public beta has arrived today, and it brings a bunch of big new features to Google’s operating system — including a few that should look pretty familiar to iOS users who have had similar functionality for some time. Photo by Avery White for The Verge.

Free Courses at Linux Academy – November 2019

Linux Academy

To continually support your mission to learn and grow, we are always adding new, free courses and resources for developing Linux and Cloud skills. Linux Operating System Fundamentals.

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End-to-End IaaS Workload Provisioning in the Cloud with Azure Automation and PowerShell DSC ( Part 1 )

IT Pros Rock!

In part 2 of this series, I'll provide an example of a working PowerShell DSC Configuration that can be used with Azure Automation runbooks to customize the configuration of operating system and application components running inside each VM as part of the provisioning process.

Responsive Web Design vs Mobile App: Which is a Better Alternative for Business Growth Nowadays?

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But if you are in the startup stage of your business and have limited resources and budget, you can begin with one and eventually broaden once your business gains popularity in the market.