Архив метки: RHEL

How to select the right enterprise Linux

Автор: | 14.06.2018

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is widely thought of as the first choice in operating systems for important servers, but it may not be the right choice for all applications. The decision to use any modern edition of that operating system, generally spoken as RHEL with a silent H, is usually based on a need for… Читать далее »

Devuan 2.0 is a Debian fork for Linux users who want to avoid systemd

Автор: | 12.06.2018

The Linux world has a certain reputation for highly-opinionated people engaging in protracted debates about the merits of a particular application or approach to a problem. While some of these—such as the Mir vs. Wayland controversy—have been resolved, the faction of Linux veterans who insist on avoiding systemd have released Devuan 2.0. Devuan is a… Читать далее »

Linux admins: Dire vulnerability gives attackers root access in RHEL, CentOS, Fedora

Автор: | 16.05.2018

A command injection vulnerability has been discovered in the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) client included in Red Hat Enterprise Linux, which would allow a malicious actor capable of setting up a DHCP server or otherwise capable of spoofing DHCP responses on a local network to execute commands with root privileges. The vulnerability—which is designated… Читать далее »

Executive interview: Werner Knoblich, Red Hat

Автор: | 24.04.2018

When Computer Weekly began writing about Red Hat, the company was beginning to get its story together around Linux as a replacement for Unix servers in the datacentre. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant content, products and special offers. You also agree that your… Читать далее »

Cloud should have killed Red Hat, but is saving it instead

Автор: | 03.04.2018

Red Hat’s secret formula for making billions of dollars selling free software is not-so-secret, as I’ve recently written. What still remains somewhat shrouded in mystery, however, is what’s driving Red Hat’s business. In a word: Cloud. A year ago, analysts pointed to the cloud as a harbinger of Red Hat’s doom. Today, those same analysts… Читать далее »

A year in Linux development

Автор: | 13.03.2018

If the collective roadmap progressions of the major open source distributions (distros) throughout 2017 show anything, it is the importance of applying automation intelligence and cloud network orchestration to the total stack of functions that go towards making up an enterprise-grade Linux operating system (OS).   By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and… Читать далее »

Why Red Hat’s $250M acquisition of CoreOS is cheap compared to failing in containers

Автор: | 08.02.2018

Kubernetes is one of the industry’s most important open source projects. It’s odd, therefore, that we’re not seeing much more participation from companies that have much to gain (and lose) from its rise. True, a swelling population of enterprises are talking about contributing to Kubernetes, but when it comes to actually doing so? Not so… Читать далее »

6 important security takeaways from applying Spectre and Meltdown patches

Автор: | 01.02.2018

Earlier this month, Red Hat announced that their Enterprise Linux operating system was threatened by the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities and that updates to the Linux kernel and virtualization-related components, in combination with a CPU microcode update, were required. SEE: Spectre and Meltdown: Cheat sheet (TechRepublic) A flurry of patching commenced across all industries once… Читать далее »

GitHub добавил средства информирования об уязвимостях в репозиториях

Автор: | 17.11.2017

GitHub реализовал отображение меток, информирующих об использовании проектами зависимостей с неисправленными уязвимостями. Вместе с меткой также выводятся сведения о путях устранения проблемы и версиях, в которых уязвимость уже устранена. В настоящее время выставление меток добавлено только для проектов на языках Javascript и Ruby, которые составляют 75% от кода с зависимостями, размещённого на GitHub. В 2018… Читать далее »

Linux вытеснил остальные ОС из рейтинга суперкомпьютеров Top500

Автор: | 15.11.2017

Опубликован 50-й выпуск рейтинга 500 самых высокопроизводительных компьютеров мира. Новый выпуск рейтинга примечателен двумя важными событиями: Во-первых, Linux полностью вытеснил остальные ОС и теперь используется на всех представленных в рейтинге суперкомпьютерах. Во-вторых, наблюдается наращивание мощных вычислительных кластеров в Китае, которые активно вытесняют из рейтинга американские системы, число которых уменьшилось за полгода с 168 до 143,… Читать далее »