OpenShift is a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) product from Red Hat, Inc., a leading open source technology software outfit based in Raleigh, North Carolina. OpenShift is both a cloud platform and a free application that you can run on your hardware.
In news that will interest enterprises deploying SAP business applications, open source software vendor SUSE has announced a new edition of its SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP product. Here's what to expect in the latest version of the popular enterprise-server platform.
Enterprise Networking Planet: "Open source network monitoring and management vendor Zenoss is out this week with a new version of its commercial Zenoss Enterprise platform. Zenoss Enterprise 3 is built on an open core model, with the core product based on the Zenoss Core open source project and including some proprietary bits on top."
Another Big Data analytics product based on open source Apache Hadoop has hit the market. Data vendor Cloudera has announced the release of Cloudera Enterprise, which it's calling "the industry's first complete enterprise data hub solution."
I tested out Enterprise Chef and its 5 free nodes. Since then, I have setup the open source chef and want to migrate three nodes from the enterprise setup to the open source server. Aside from just changing the chef_server_url on each of my three nodes in the client.rb file, is there anything else I need to do to switch these nodes over successfully? Or is there an easier way to handle this?
Oracle (ORCL) has unveiled a major new version of its open source enterprise computing platform, Oracle Linux 7. Alongside updates to the latest open source virtualization and storage technology, the release also includes the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel 3, the company's signature value-added feature for its Linux distribution.
Until recently, few enterprises were using open source software for back office applications, such as enterprise resource planning and customer relationship management. But last month, an IDC survey of Western European companies found that nearly ten percent were using open source enterprise software.