The third enterprise release of the open source software company’s OpenStack offering, Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 5, which integrates with VMware, is officially available.
In the emerging Internet of Things, zillions of devices will be talking to each other. Samsung, Intel and Dell just formed a consortium to ensure each thing can understand what others are saying. The AllSeen Alliance just gained another major player dedicated to interoperability for the so-called Internet of Things. Microsoft joins the group's 50 other members, including Qualcomm and Cisco. A Linux distribution that updates itself. That's the idea behind the new commercial Linux product from CoreOS, called CoreOS Managed Linux which is designed for massive server deployments. It turns out Facebook is into networking that is more than just social, unveiling an open-source, software-defined networking switch that could ultimately disrupt the networking equipment market.
Wall Street Journal Hacked Again Hacked again. That’s the story at the Wall Street Journal this week as the newspaper reports that the computer systems housing some of its news graphics were breached. Customers not affected -- yet.
Dropbox for Business Beefs Up Security Dropbox is upping its game for business users. The cloud-based storage and sharing company has rolled out new security, search and other features to boost its appeal for businesses.
Enterprise Hardware Spotlight
Microsoft Makes Design Central to Its Future Over the last four years, Microsoft has doubled the number of designers it employs, putting a priority on fashioning devices that work around people's lives -- and that are attractive and cool.