Ubuntu chases after Red Hat with OpenStack and Docker bundles

April 15, 2014
Canonical is positioning the newest version of Ubuntu server as a cloud building block -- and goes head to head with Red Hat
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VMware preps public cloud-powered disaster recovery as a service

April 15, 2014
vCloud Hybrid Service Disaster Recovery, for businesses that can't afford a second data center, hints at uses for VMware's new public cloud
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Sloppy but secure: Open source TrueCrypt passes audit

April 15, 2014
An independent audit of the open source disk encryption utility finds no backdoors, but dredges up other troubling issues
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Users, admins, developers: Here's what to do about Heartbleed

April 14, 2014
Heartbleed is bad, but you can mitigate its damage, albeit via different approaches for users, admins, and developers
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Microsoft confirms it's dropping Windows 8.1 support

April 14, 2014
Microsoft TechNet blog makes clear that Windows 8.1 will not be patched; users must get Windows 8.1 Update if they want security patches
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Bitcoin finally pays off -- in secure cloud storage

April 14, 2014
Storj.io wants to use bitcoin's blockchain technology as the basis for cloud storage, with payouts to those who rent space
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Perl language's popularity hits all-time low

April 11, 2014
The Tiobe language index shows that Python and Ruby have gained in popularity at Perl's expense
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Dropbox's buffed-up business offering is better, but far from best

April 11, 2014
Revamped Dropbox for Business is closer to being a real business solution, but still has a few pieces missing -- and a higher price tag
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After Heartbleed: 4 OpenSSL alternatives that work

April 11, 2014
In the wake of Heartbleed, it's high time we take a closer look at SSL alternatives from Mozilla and others
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5 no-bull facts you need to know about Heartbleed right now

April 10, 2014
Here's the most crucial info about the OpenSSL bug that affects almost two-thirds of sites on the Internet
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