Problem with install CentOS on UEFI systems (Error: reboot and select proper boot device ...)view story

https://www.centos.org – You may want to take a look at an EFI boot manager rEFInd. Many EFI/UEFI boot managers built into the systems firmware are designed for a specific OS like Windows and fail with anythin... [by hawkmage] (Distributions)

Chef Offers a Recipe for the Open Source Cloudview story

http://www.linuxfoundation.org – Opscode's open source framework Chef is part of the orchestration layer of platform-agnostic software aimed at allowing developers to create a reproducible blueprint for server configuration and automation. (General)

Todd Robinson and the 31 flavors projectview story

http://www.linuxandlife.com – There is a joke that there are more Linux distros than the total amount of Linux users. When this saying is obviously exaggerating, it is true that we have a lot of Linux distros already out there. But there will be more. (Distributions)

Memo to Microsoft: It’s Not 1995 Againview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – As Microsoft prepares Windows 8 and Office 2013, the software giant keeps comparing today’s upgrade opportunities to those from 1995, when Windows 95 and Office 95 reshaped the software market. Then Windows NT Server 4.0′s arrival in 1996 created an even bigger Microsoft revenue wave. (IT news)

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 274view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 274 for the week July 9 - 15, 2012. Links to UWN Wiki page: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuWeeklyNewsletter/Issue274 In This Issue Ubuntu App Showdown: let the voting begin! New Session Menu Lands in Ubuntu 12.10 Dell's Ubuntu Laptop Program Enters Beta, 'Blows Away' Expectations Thank you Xubuntu social media admins Ubuntu Stats Launchpad does not (Hardware)

HR managers can't handle big dataview story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Beverley Head | Published in: TechnologyLarge enterprises and Governments need to get a much more granular understanding of their workforce if they are to lift productivity and performance, and big data could be a significant ally – if only HR managers knew how to make use of it. (IT news)

Profiles in Linux: H. Peter Anvinview story

https://www.linux.com – Every time you boot a CD or DVD, thank Peter Anvin for making it possible. And, as a key Linux contributor that's not all Peter has done in his long Linux career. Every time you boot a CD or DVD, thank Peter Anvin for making it possible. And, as a key Linux contributor that's not all Peter has done in his long Linux career. H. (Software)

Oracle Buys Involver, CRM Wars Shift to Social Mediaview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) has acquired Involver, a social media platform that powers marketing at Target, Facebook, Razorfish and Best Buy. Strangely, an Oracle webpage describing the deal appears to be offline as of 7:00 p.m. ET on July 11 — but Involver’s own blog continues to confirm the deal. (IT news)

Are You Putting Too Much Pressure on Your Prospecting?view story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Prospecting for new customers can be easy or difficult. As I’ve written in my book and in dozens of articles, working at it consistently, providing value to prospects and having a little fun can go a long way. But even with that said, I often find that salespeople unintentionally make lead generation harder than it has to be. (IT news)

Microsoft WPC: Office 365 And Cloud Revenues Doublingview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Microsoft’s cloud revenues are doubling annually, according to Channel Chief Jon Roskill, speaking at Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC12) in Toronto. He’s describing how Microsoft is increasing partner cloud incentives by 40 percent. “Don’t hold back, don’t hold back, don’t hold back,” Roskill chanted to partners. (IT news)