McAfee seeks trust in the cloudview story

http://www.itwire.com – McAfee knows only too well what can happen when software released as a service is faulty. Just a month after its public relations disaster following the release of a faulty DAT file which crashed enormous numbers of its users’ computers, the company’s chief technology officer for SaaS is in Australia talking up the importance of cloud computing security. (IT news)

GNOME Foundation: Candidacy: Bastien Noceraview story

http://permalink.gmane.org – Good evening voters, Full name: Bastien Nocera E-mail: hadess< at >hadess.net Corporate affiliation: Red Hat UK Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Red Hat Inc. With the administrivia done, let me introduce myself. I'm a 31 year-old French Anglophile, who has been involved in GNOME for more than 10 years, first as an application developer, then as a core hacker (though I did not hack on gn (Software)

Android 2.2, Froyo, is faster, more powerful and has a lot of Impressive Featuresview story

http://linuxers.org – At the Google I/O Developer conference, the Internet Giant announced the release of Android 2.2, Froyo, the next major update. In any computing device, good speed is something which is always appreciated and Android 2.2 comes with some impressive speed and performance improvements along with a bunch of new features. (General)

3 Problems Cloud Security Certification Can Solveview story

http://linuxbsdos.com – What if there were widely accepted standards for cloud security and, better yet, a universally recognized designation for “trusted” cloud providers? The basic promise of cloud computing is undeniably appealing: Increase efficiency and reduce cost by taking advantage of flexibly pooled computing resources managed by somebody else. Indeed, as Bill Brenner of CSO [...] (General)

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 123 is out!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We are pleased to announce our new openSUSE Weekly News #123. (Distributions)

ITU to examine cloud computing standardsview story

http://www.itwire.com – The ITU has set up a new focus group on cloud computing "to enable a global cloud computing ecosystem where interoperability facilitates secure information exchange across platforms." (IT news)

HPC servers pack more than 1,800 coresview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Appro announced a pair of 1U servers aimed at small- and medium-sized HPC (high performance computing) deployments. The Tetra 1326G4 and 1426G4 combine Intel or AMD processors with Nvidia Tesla M2050 GPU (graphics processing unit) cards, offering up to 24 CPU cores and 1,792 GPU cores plus as much as 3TB of storage, the company says.... (Embedded)

Edubuntu Educational Ubuntu Linux 10.04 32Bit Lucid Lynx Screencast Reviewview story

http://linuxfilesystem.com – Screencast Review style Tutorial about Edubuntu Linux 10.04 DVD 32Bit Lucid Lynx which is an educational operating system that is a part of the Ubuntu Linux official derivative. It makes Ubuntu, the most popular Debian Linux-based operating system, a great choice for the computing needs of children, students, parents, teachers, and schools. I show you [...] (General)

Cloud Computingview story

http://linuxo.com – Datamation: "Cloud computing is a method of provisioning computing resources, including both hardware and software, that relies on sharing those resources rather than using local servers or personal devices to handle applications." (General)

Sony's Linux lock-out on PS3 brings three lawsuits, riles Air Forceview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Sony's removal of the Playstation 3's & Other OS& option will cause higher support costs for the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory and other research institutes using arrays of PS3s for high-performance computing, says ArsTechnica. Meanwhile, three lawsuits have been brought against Sony over the offending PS3 update, says IGN.... (Embedded)